OUR BACK PAGES On the Sunny Side of the Street By JOHN SOEDER Share Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Photo: Annie O'Neill As Cpl. Eric Hudson guides pedestrians safely across crosswalks on Cleveland Clinic’s main campus, the beloved traffic control officer grooves to an R&B/hip-hop playlist on a portable speaker and gives quick pep talks to passersby. They’re grateful for him — and vice versa. “They lift me up, too,” he says. “With everything going on in the world right now, we need that positive energy.” Cpl. Eric Hudson delivers high fives, endless dance moves and pure happiness to Cleveland Clinic visitors and caregivers.