Speed detectors installed around Bridgeport in an effort to curb traffic-related fatalities

Speed detectors have been installed around Bridgeport in an effort to curb traffic-related fatalities. Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch says the goal is to make drivers

Finch says a permanent speed detector will be set up in front of the Discovery Magnet School on Park Avenue.

Finch says a permanent speed detector will be set up in front of the Discovery Magnet School on Park Avenue. (3/9/14)

BRIDGEPORT - Speed detectors have been installed around Bridgeport in an effort to curb traffic-related fatalities.

Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch says the goal is to make drivers more conscious of their speed.

He says the detectors have already made a difference in getting drivers to slow down.

“These speed readouts work because most people want to obey the law, and if we remind them, they will,” says Finch.

Finch says a permanent speed detector will be set up in front of the Discovery Magnet School on Park Avenue.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Police say an argument over a dirt bike 1 Police: Argument ends with at least 3 people being shot
VIDEO: Woman accused in murder plot pleads not 2 VIDEO: Woman accused in murder plot pleads not guilty
Neighborhood Brief for March 26 3 Neighborhood Brief for March 26
A new proposal is asking the federal government 4 Officials seek funding to protect Long Island Sound
Police say Evelyn Agyei lost control of her 5 Driver killed in Bridgeport crash

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

The crash happened at the intersection of Madison 2nd person dies following Bridgeport crash

Bridgeport police say one person is dead after a car accident Saturday night. The crash

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE