Signal changed for safety will slow traffic
The traffic light for the newly-opened section of Rockaway Road on Ga. Highway 74 south has been tweaked.
While the change may result in some traffic delays it has improved safety, according to Peachtree City Manager Bernie McMullen.
McMullen said the light was originally set to allow east and west bound traffic on Rockaway to go at the same time, but that created a safety hazard so the light’s timing has been changed.
Now those movements have been separated, meaning that when eastbound traffic has a green light, westbound traffic is stopped, and vice versa, McMullen explained. Read More»