Traffic Reports

Traffic Reports

Monday, February 16, 2015

The unmanned traffic unit will be located on Springdale Frive. Officers will be monitoring traffic on West DeKalb Street from the Wateree River Bridge to Broad Street.

Safety tip: “Please use caution when entering Springdale Drive from any of the shopping plaza exits. Traffic accident are on the rise at these locations. Impatient drivers are the main cause of most accidents in this area. Please make sure the roadway is clear in every direction before you enter onto Springdale Drive .”

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

The unmanned traffic unit will be located on West DeKalb St. Officers will be monitoring traffic on South Broad Streeet from York Street to Interstate 20.

Safety tip: ” Accidents involving backing maneuvers can be avoided by monitoring your surroundings. When backing from a parking space, make certain you can see any vehicles and look for anything that may be affected by your movement.”

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

The unmanned traffic unit will be located on East DeKalb St. Officers will be monitoring traffic on Springdale Drive from DeKalb Street to Knights Hill Road.

Safety tip: “Watch for children crossing the roadway in school zones. Reduce your speed in school zones and be alert at all times. Children may suddenly appear and you should be prepared to react .”

Thursday, February 19, 2015

The unmanned traffic unit will be located on North Broad St. Officers will be monitoring traffic on West DeKalb Street from Broad Street to Chestnut Ferry Road.

Safety tip: “ The speed limit on Broad Street in the downtown area is 25 mph. Motorists are encouraged to reduce vehicle speed in this area and be alert for pedestrians crossing the roadway“.

Friday, February 20, 2015

The unmanned traffic unit will be located on South Broad Street. Officers will be monitoring traffic on East DeKalb Street from Fair Street to Highway 34.

Safety tip: ” Alcohol involvement remains the leading factor in motor vehicle deaths. Don’t place your life or the lives of others at risk by driving while impaired” .