Selectman to drivers: Slow down!

SALISBURY — Salisbury First Selectman Curtis Rand has written a letter to the state Department of Transportation asking that the speed limit on Main Street (Route 44) be lowered from 30 to 20 miles per hour in the village centers of Salisbury and Lakeville.

Rand reported to the Board of Selectmen at the regular monthly meeting on Monday, Sept. 11.

He said that, from his own observations and from reports from others, vehicles routinely exceed the 30 mph limit when approaching and going through the marked pedestrian crosswalks.

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