Will a lower speed limit reduce speeding on my street?

This is a common myth, research conducted throughout the country over several decades has shown that drivers are influenced by the type of street and the current traffic conditions and not the posted speed limit.

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1. What is a Roundabout?
2. How do I find out if my road is on the list of roads to be paved?
3. Who should I contact if a traffic signal or school zone light is out or is not functioning properly?
4. What is the "85th Percentile Speed"?
5. What is the difference between a speed "hump" and a speed "bump"?
6. Who do I call to request Speed Humps?
7. I need traffic count information along a road I am planning to open a business, who do I contact?
8. Who do I need to call to request sidewalks?
9. How do I get a "Children at Play" sign in my neighborhood?
10. I want to stop speeding on my street, can a stop sign be installed?
11. Who do I call if a traffic signal is not working properly?
12. Will a lower speed limit reduce speeding on my street?
13. Can I get a speed limit sign on my street?
14. Where do I stop at an intersection when there is both a stop bar and a stop sign?