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Press Release - Clarkstown’s Operation Slow Down Proving to be a Success

March 1, 2011

 

(New City, NY) – Last month, Town of Clarkstown Supervisor Alex Gromack in conjunction with the Town Board and the Clarkstown Police Department announced the start of “Operation Slow Down,” a public awareness and enforcement initiative against speeding and reckless drivers throughout the Town.

 

“Our Traffic Officers identified specific streets in the Town of Clarkstown, based on volume and speed, that require added attention to ensure our resident’s safety,” said Supervisor Gromack“The purpose of Operation Slow Down is to educate our residents and raise awareness about the dangers of speeding through our neighborhoods. This is just another way our police department is keeping our Town safe.”

 

There are about 25 roadways listed as the most notorious for speedersThe full list of roads is belowEach month the Clarkstown Police Department will select another five of the roads listed herein. 

 

Last month, traffic enforcement occurred on the following streets with the total number of violations at 203.

 

Kings Highway in Valley Cottage - 47

Townline Road in Nanuet - 30

Laurel Road in New City - 28

North Broadway in Upper Nyack - 9

New Clarkstown Road in the Clarkstown portion of Spring Valley – 89

 

At this time last year there were a total of 29 violations cited for the same five streets. 

 

“So far Operation Slow Down is proving to be successful,” said Chief Michael Sullivan. “The program focuses on public safety, education about speeding, and enforcementWe hope residents and visitors continue to become more aware of the dangers of speeding through our neighborhoods.”

 

Clarkstown Police will increase traffic enforcement on the following five roads throughout the month of March: Bardonia Road in Bardonia, Prospect Street in Nanuet, Rose Road in Nanuet, Old Haverstraw Road in Congers, and Old Route 304 in New City. 

 

The Clarkstown Police Department received a $15,000 Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) grant from the Governor’s Traffic Safety Commission that will be utilized to fund Operation Slow DownWhile traffic enforcement will be increased in these individual areas, routine traffic enforcement will continue throughout the Town.

 

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STREET

HAMLET

Strawtown Road

New City  

Burda Avenue

New City

Little Tor Road

New City

Laurel Road

New City

Congers Road

New City

Old Route 304

New City

Phillips Hill Road

New City

Ridge Road

New City

Third Street

New City

Kings Highway

Valley Cottage

Old Haverstraw Road

Congers 

Strawtown Road

West Nyack

Germonds Road

West Nyack

McCarthy Way

West Nyack

Parrot Road

West Nyack

Old Mill Road

West Nyack

Townline Road

Nanuet

Prospect Street

Nanuet

Rose Road

Nanuet

Highview Avenue

Nanuet

Grandview Avenue

Nanuet

Bardonia Road

Bardonia

North Broadway

Upper Nyack

Midland Avenue

Upper Nyack

New Clarkstown Road

Spring Valley

 




 
 
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