Saturday, August 9, 2014

City study will determine streets where speed limit will lower to 25 mph to reduce traffic fatalities

The previous speed limit had been 30 mph.City study will determine streets where speed limit will lower to 25 mph to reduce traffic fatalities - NY Daily News

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The city Transportation Department is reviewing each street across the city to determine where a new 25 mph default speed limit would be suitable. The new speed limit has already been established in certain sections where accidents are common. Slowing down motorists is a key part of Mayor de Blasio's Vision Zero program, which aims to eliminate traffic deaths.