NEWS RELEASE DETAILS

DATE/TIME: Tuesday, September 02, 2003 / 4:15 PM
SUBJECT:SCHOOLS OPEN 9/3/03 - TRAFFIC INITIATIVES PLANNED

With all schools in the City of Schenectady opening tomorrow, the Schenectady Police Department would like to remind all motorists to be aware of the increase in bus and pedestrian traffic, and to drive safely. During the first few weeks of school, and throughout the school year, the Department will be conducting traffic safety initiatives around the city’s schools. Police Chief Michael Geraci advises that "these initiatives will target reckless driving, speeding, stop sign violations, passing stopped school buses, as well as other violations."