Slow Down in the Orange Zone This Long Weekend
The latest data from a July traffic blitz indicates that motorists are still Speeding through road construction zones. SGI is reporting 182 tickets were issued in construction zones, all related to speeding. This includes 177 tickets for exceeding 60 km/h while passing highway workers or occupied highway equipment within a work zone and 5 tickets for speeding in construction zones where a flag person is present. Motorists are reminded to obey the post speed limits in these work areas, watch out for crews on equipment and on foot. These areas include photo radar with fines tripling if caught speeding through the Orange Zone.
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