Aug. 29, 2019
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Chesterfield County Public Schools open on Tuesday, Sept. 3, and police are reminding motorists to slow down and be mindful of increased vehicular and pedestrian traffic in school zones and throughout the county.
Chesterfield County Police are reminding residents to:
• Slow down
• Heed flashing signs and reduced speed limits within all school zones
• Stop for school buses picking up and dropping off students
• Be cognizant of students walking or bicycling at or near crosswalks
• Drive cautiously on neighborhood streets where students are likely to gather for school bus pick up
Additional officers will be posted around school zones beginning Sept. 3. Please help make the school year safer for students and motorists by driving responsibly.