Blue on black


Matt Ropp, a summer worker with Bellefontaine‚Äôs Street Department, paints the base color for a handicapped parking space pavement symbol Wednesday along east Columbus Avenue. The city has been using summer help from the Street and Parks departments in its annual effort to spruce up curb and parking space markings. Mr. Ropp will soon return to Malone College for his senior year. (EXAMINER PHOTO | JOEL E. MAST)