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Residents of two streets in Lodi say no to adding sidewalks, storm drains

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Standing water from recent rain puddles on the edge of Willow Street on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012. The Lodi City Council decided not to add gutters, curbs and sidewalks to Willow and Peach streets during a meeting later that day.

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A majority of residents in two Lodi neighborhoods have shot down the idea of adding sidewalks, curbs and gutters, preferring the "country feel" that they have been able to maintain while still located in the city.

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Dan Evans/News-Sentinel

Standing water from recent rain puddles on the edge of Willow Street on Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012. The Lodi City Council decided not to add gutters, curbs and sidewalks to Willow and Peach streets during a meeting later that day.