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Pat White, a crossing guard at the Findley Community Learning Center looks out for children walking to school. White is among 130 crossing guards in Akron who stand between traffic and students. (Karen Schiely/Akron Beacon Journal)
Casey McGregor, 17, walks in the street on Marks Avenue as he makes his way to East Community Learning Center. Many students walk in the middle of side streets where sidewalks vanish beneath the snow. (Mike Cardew/Akron Beacon Journal)
The snow-covered walkway on the E. Exchange Street bridge forces a young man to walk in the street.(Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal)
Chaney Barker (right) walks her daughter Noelle Barker, 5, walk to the Findley Community Learning Center. (Karen Schiely/Akron Beacon Journal)
Travis Hicks, 13, kicks up snow while waking through the snow on the sidewalk along Marks Avenue on his way to East Community Learning Center. (Mike Cardew/Akron Beacon Journal)
Quan Easterling, 13 (left) and Josh McBride, 14 cross Bauer Blvd. as they walk to East Community Learning Center. (Mike Cardew/Akron Beacon Journal)
Students walk to North High School. (Karen Schiely/Akron Beacon Journal)