Troy spends a full day yelling at council about speed limit and he's got the deets on everything to do with council's plan to reduce speed limits. Meanwhile, Mack and Troy's honeymoon period with Elise Stolte's articles appears to be waning as they provide some hot takes on both columns this week.
Here are the relevant links for this episode:
- Elise Stolte: I want more than speed traps; new cultural approach needed for residential speeding
- City councillors recommend blanket 40 km/h speed limit on residential roads after pleas from road safety advocates
- Jon Dziadyk
- How to stop discounting pedestrian deaths
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