Letter to the Editor: Slow down on the Glenshire Speedway | SierraSun.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Letter to the Editor: Slow down on the Glenshire Speedway

As a fairly recent commuter on the Glenshire Speedway over the last year or so, I am impressed at the hesitation of Glenshirefolk to drive the speed limit. Forty-five miles per hour may be slow for that stretch of road, but that is the posted limit. The stretch of road from Highway 267 to Teichert (the part that is 45 mph) is 4 miles. Going 45 mph takes 5 minutes 20 seconds. Going 55 mph takes 4 minutes 22 seconds.

People shouldn’t be in that much of a hurry to need to get somewhere 58 seconds sooner. So, slow down Truckee, enjoy the drive, where you live and get off my butt.


Support Local Journalism

 

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Lake Tahoe, Truckee, and beyond make the Sierra Sun's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.

For tax deductible donations, click here.

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User