Press Releases

Press Release #07-01

Contact: Kay Sarlin (212) 442-7033

DOT Announces Installation Of Nearly 100 New Speed Reducers Near Schools In 2006

Safety Improvements Continue to be Implemented at 135 Priority Schools

The New York City Department of Transportation today announced that it installed 99 speed reducers (speed bumps) around City schools in 2006, including 35 new reducers at “priority schools” identified under the Safe Routes to School Program.

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