SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The Sacramento City Council on Tuesday approved a plan that would add more speed bumps in residential neighborhoods to slow down drivers.
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Bumps allow emergency vehicles and buses to pass through but require most other drivers to slow down.READ MORE: 'I Cannot Safely Return To Work': West Campus Vice Principal Dr. Elysse Versher Resigns, Citing History Of Racial And Sexual Harassment
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The program would total about $208,000, including signage and striping, and it would be paid for with funding from the city’s Vision Zero Safety Program – so no money from the general fund would be used.