Saint Croix Courier reporter Kathy Bockus and BIA Coordinator Heather Donahue make a daring walk down a daring sidewalk in St. Stephen

St. Stephen –  Staff of the St. Stephen BIA (Business Improvement Area), with board permission,  joined forces with Chocolate Fest coordinator Katelyn Rodas to create a rainbow sidewalk outside their offices Friday morning.

To help dispel a fear voiced occasionally on social media that walking on such a sidewalk or crosswalk would “turn you” gay, Courier reporter Kathy Bockus joined BIA coordinator Heather Donahue in a daring test. See the results for yourself here. You won’t believe what you see.