Driving to school? Hit the brakes!
School zone—speed limit 15 mph
Parents, students, faculty and staff are reminded
that Frederick St. and Golden Bomber Dr. are both in a school zone
with a speed limit of 15 mph.
Without a stop sign slowing traffic crossing Steele
Creek, drivers are travelling too fast, creating close calls for
students, school staff and area residents.
Superintendent Cosimo Tangorra said that the new
bridge on Frederick St. removed some of the natural obstacles that
helped slow drivers on their way to school.
"As a result, people coming off Otsego St. are not
paying attention to the speed limit, local traffic, or the children on
sidewalks and crossing the street," he said.
"We recently had several reports from neighbors and
staff of speeders nearly causing accidents or narrowly missing
children. This needs to stop immediately before something tragic