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New Lower Speed Limits on Brosterhous

Post Date:08/17/2018 11:14 AM

Speed Limit Changes in City of Bend


Following community input and engineering analysis, speed limits will be lowered this month on the following road section:


  • Brosterhous Road between Third street and American Lane - from 40 mph to 35 mph


The new speed limit signs will have orange warning flags on top for a few weeks to call attention to the change.


The speed change was initiated by citizen requests in response to redevelopment and changing conditions along the street The Oregon Department of Transportation conducted the traffic study that looked at existing driving speeds, road characteristics, crashes, access locations and more to set the new speed limit in accordance with the state law.


One of the most common traffic complaints the City gets is concern about speeding drivers. Please pay attention to your speed. Most City road speed limits are 25 mph to 35 mph. Know your speed and drive safely.


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