Speed Limit to be reduced During School Hours at Wing Elementary in Sikeston

The city of Sikeston recently completed installing new stop signs near the Wing Elementary School in town.  City officials say, Street Department crew members placed new stop signs on Gen. George E. Day Boulevard, Brunt Blvd. and Pine St. The intersection is now a four-way according to Ordinance #6147 passed by the City Council on July 29, 2019. City officials said warning devices will be placed in that are to help motorists become aware of the change. The speed limit has been cut down to 20 miles per hour from 35. The restriction will only be in effect from the beginning of the school day until the conclusion. The hours in which speed will be restricted is from 7:30.a.m. to 4.p.m.

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