Why you should stop fighting the speeders and start blaming the roadway itself.

You’ve tried everything.  Nothing works.

Put up those “slow, children at play” signs?  Check.  Lowered the speed limit?  Check.  Asked the city for extra patrols?  Check.  And yet, motorists terrorize your quiet neighborhood street like it is a freeway ramp. 

It turns out your street is just plain built wrong.  In this video, I explore a few tricks to make drivers feel a tad uncomfortable — making them let off the gas and tap the brake.

Road Guy Rob

A 12-year veteran public radio reporter and producer. Rob covered transportation and urban issues. He earned a graduate degree in Civil Engineering (MS) in 2018.

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