Tuesday, June 30, 2009

No More Left Turns From Chambers Bridge Onto Route 70

A new traffic pattern that extended green-light times and prohibited left turns from Chambers Bridge Road onto Route 70 took effect last week. Engineers working for the township believed those changes were the cheapest and quickest way to alleviate delays along Route 70 from what was the Laurelton Circle to Shorrock Street — the township business and retail district. But motorists traveling what some call the "missing mile" have mixed opinions of the change. In interviews, some people said they noticed that traffic along Route 70 is moving more fluidly, but they think traffic problems are being pushed into the strip malls and other intersections nearby. Read full APP article here.

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