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How long does it take to cross Portage and Main underground?

CBC Manitoba intern Roberta Bell measures just how long it takes to get from one end of Portage and Main to the other, underground.
CBC Manitoba intern Roberta Bell figures out how long it takes to get around downtown using the underground mall at Portage and Main. 2:01

Winnipeggers are being asked to share their thoughts Thursday night at a public forum on the idea of reopening Portage and Main to pedestrians. Right now, if people wish to cross the iconic intersection on foot they have to do so underground.

CBC Manitoba's Roberta Bell measured just how long it takes to get from one end of Portage and Main to the other using subterranean tunnels connected to the Winnipeg Square mall.