Residents of the eastern end of Avon St near Pearl St are asking for IMMEDIATE safety measures to ensure the safety of children in the neighborhood. Specifically signs such as the Speed Limit, “SLOW CHILDREN” and/or “Local Traffic only” to curtail cut thru traffic.
Drivers are using Avon St. to "beat the light" at Highland Ave and Medford Street. Many drive at a high rate of speed endangering all residents but especially the many children in this section.
Speed limit for Avon St should be lower than the Pearl St 30 mph sign on the pole at Pearl St and Avon St