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Jaime Austin is sick of her children’s school bus stop being located at the busy intersection of Fletcher Avenue and Costal Key Road.
"The kids could get hit by a car," she said.
Austin said she got a letter from the Hillsborough School District recently explaining that the bus stop had been moved from a traffic circle in front of her apartment complex.
"Basically it's a short statement saying the bus stop has been changed to Fletcher," she said.
After several subsequent phone calls and in-person meetings with school officials, Austin said she was assured the bus stop would be moved back to the traffic circle.
However, Austin shot cell video Thursday morning showing the pick-up, once again, along Fletcher Avenue.
"That's the problem, when this could be alleviated by the bus pulling in 300 feet," she said.
A spokesperson with the school district told ABC Action News the Thursday morning pick-up along Fletcher Avenue was a miscommunication, and that in the future the bus would both pick up and drop off in the area of the traffic circle.