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Josephine Winiarz, left, and Hillsborough County Commissioner Pat Kemp help make a bike lane along Temple Terrace’s Bullard Parkway Bridge easier to see Tuesday as part of the Vision Zero initiative to reduce traffic deaths.LOREN ELLIOTT | Times

Small fix on Temple Terrace bike lane heralds big effort to stop traffic deaths

TEMPLE TERRACE Several dozen volunteers gathered Tuesday morning along Bullard Parkway Bridge in Temple Terrace for an experiment in safety. Last year, 12 people died while riding their bikes in Hillsborough County. How many lives, the volunteers wanted to know, could they save with some cans of spray paint? They s …