Lincoln City Police will conduct a pedestrian safety operation between NE 10th and 15th streets from 10 a.m. -1 p.m. Aug. 16.
LCPD hopes to educate drivers and pedestrians about right-of-way laws. Warning signs will be posted outside the safety operation zone during the hours of 10 a.m. -1 p.m. while the decoy pedestrian crosses Highway 101 at crosswalks.
LCPD last conducted a pedestrian safety operation on July 21, where 27 citations or warnings were issued for breaking crosswalk laws and other traffic violations.
“The members of the Lincoln City Police Department are dedicated to enhancing the safety of our citizens and guests of the city,” LCPD Lt. Jeffrey Winn said. “These safety operations are conducted in an effort to reduce the potential for injuries or death to pedestrians in our city.”
Police will be focusing on: