Legislators ask for speed reduction at Hermon-DeKalb school

Legislators ask for speed reduction at Hermon-DeKalb school
Footage from a school security camera shows a van rear-ending a small SUV on Route 11 in January 2020. (Source: WWNY)

HERMON, N.Y. (WWNY) - St. Lawrence County lawmakers are asking the state Department of Transportation to consider lowering the speed limit near the Hermon-Dekalb school campus.

Citing a history of crashes at the intersection of Route 11 and East DeKalb Road in front of the school.

Legislator Larry Denesha introduced a resolution asking for a traffic study there.

The resolution passed unanimously.

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