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QUESTION ADDRESSED TO MORINVILLE COUNCIL AND MAYORAL CANDIDATES
I have lived on 95 Street and 95 Avenue for many years. The traffic flow and the speed which the vehicles are traveling at has steadily increased. In fact, one of the council members winds up with vehicles on his front lawn every winter due to high speeds and winter
conditions. This is the house where our children wait for the bus.
There are multiple children living on our street, most of them are in Elementary school. Residents have made numerous suggestions to fix this issue such as; 1) A sidewalk on the opposite side of the street to narrow the road thus forcing vehicles to slow down. 2) Putting speed bumps in place. 3) Dead ending the road to stop people from using it as a thorough fair. 4) Reducing the speed limit to 30K.
The only “solutions” that have been implemented was to put radar on our street for a short period of time, obviously people saw the vehicle, slowed down while the radar was in place and then immediately resumed their speed.
As a concerned resident of 95 Avenue and 95 Street, [I ask] what is your plan to make our street a safer place for the residents and especially the children that live here?