Detroit adds 700 additional speed humps to 2021 program to help make more streets safer
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What is a speed hump?
Speed humps are rounded raised areas of asphalt or prefabricated rubber constructed across the roadway width.
Why install speed humps?
Speed humps are designed to reduce vehicular speed on residential local streets that have a single travel lane in each direction.
What are the advantages of speed humps?
- Speed humps are an effective tool in reducing speeds.
- Most drivers will slow down to avoid jarring their vehicle or choose another route.
- Installation does not require the removal of parking spaces.