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New Paulson Road speed limit in effect

New 40 mph speed signs are in place on Paulson Road between Whitetail Boulevard and Radio Road. The increased speed is thaks to a decision made at the Tuesday, Oct. 8 city council meeting. 

At the meeting, the council held a second reading for an amendment to the city's Official Traffic Control Map, which would change the speed limit in the previously mentioned area of Paulson Road to 35mph.

However, after a discussion, the council voted to increase the speed limit to 40 mph instead. In the final vote, most council member voted for the increase with David Cronk dissenting.

Read more about the Oct. 8, council meeting here

Gretta Stark

Gretta Stark has been a reporter for the River Falls Journal since July of 2013. She previously worked as a reporter for the New Richmond News from June 2012 to July 2013. She holds a BA in Print and Electronic Media from Wartburg College.

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