stop sign

People ignore stop signs

It would seem that stop signs have become a mere decoration at the side of the street. In a non-scientific study on my own, I counted only about 10 percent of drivers actually stop ...

Consider the Idaho stop law

My husband and I enjoy riding mountain and road bikes, but our children haven’t shown too much interest in riding, until recently our oldest has been riding with me to get in cyc ...

Stop when the red lights flash

Last week around 3 p.m. as I drove down Luther Road toward Bowman, I was behind a school bus. As the bus pulls over it engages the red flashing lights and stop sign. This means st ...

No new stop signs, please

The proposed stop sign on New Airport Road is completely unnecessary. It will not make the road any safer and it will completely inhibit the flow of traffic. I’ve driven that ro ...

Several stop signs inappropriately placed

I was surprised and somewhat flattered to see Ms. Murphy’s convoluted reference to my letter regarding the overuse of stop signs in Auburn which I submitted back in July (she mus ...

Merge, stop signs make it safer to travel in Penryn

As a citizen of the town of Penryn I am writing to express my gratitude to Supervisor Jim Holmes for the addition of stop and merge signs around the Penryn library and post office. ...