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ADDED Tuesday Jun 17th - 2014

Why 30km/hr on Imperial Near School Now?

From: J.A
Sent: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 7:36 AM
To: Cam Guthrie; cam.guthrie@
Subject: Contact from ward4news.ca

Hi Cam

I am writing to raise a concern that i feel required your attention.Recently as you know the speed limit around out schools has been lowered.I live on Deerpath drive and travel imperial road daily.Twice while i was traveling in the spped zone i experienced road rage.Ones i could  see the driver obviously telling me off before passing me the second the car behind me was 3/4 of the way into the center lane.I think that 30 km/hr is way too slow and i see there is a double standard where some schools are 30 and some 40.I would like to see the limit raise to 40 and flashing lights installed indicating the speed limit reduction during schools busiest time Thank you J.


My Reponse:

Hi Jeff!
Great to hear from you and thanks for reaching out to me on this issue. I don't know if you saw this a few days ago, but please read this as I commented greatly on this issue here: http://www.guelphmercury.com/news-story/4577790-school-zone-limit-of-30-km-h-too-slow-for-some-guelph-drivers/

Let me know your thoughts if need be! I'm here to help!