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Sep 08

August 31, 2020 - Changing Lanes at a Stoplight

Posted to Ask the Chief on September 8, 2020 at 8:20 AM by Kate Berg

Q: If a person is on a regular lane (through lane) and is at a stop light, and they decide to turn left, using the turning signal and there are no cars on the turning lane, and they cross a solid white line is it against the law?

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Jan 13

January 13, 2020 - Turning on a Right Arrow

Posted to Ask the Chief on January 13, 2020 at 9:21 AM by Kate Berg

Q: I commute daily from Wisconsin, at the “new” stoplight coming off the bridge, I have noticed many times that people forget that it is illegal to turn right on a red right turn arrow. I have had people honk repeatedly when I wait for the green light to make my right hand turn. Is there a reason that intersection cannot have a regular red light instead of the red arrow, so that if no cars are coming from downtown, a safe right turn could be made?

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Oct 07

October 7, 2019 - Two Approaching Left Turns

Posted to Ask the Chief on October 7, 2019 at 12:08 PM by Kate Berg

Q: How does the new stoplight intersection with the flashing yellow light at Spring Creek Road work? If two cars are each turning into the intersection, do they both pull forward and turn high? Or do they turn low right away? Every time I use it there seems to be confusion.

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