Police Issue Advisory About Driving With School Back In Session

Monday is the first day of school in Greenbrier County. Please remember SCHOOL ZONE SPEED LIMITS!!

City Code 3-10-1(1) & Sate Code 17C-6-1(b)(1)

Fifteen miles per hour when passing a school building or school grounds abutting on a street during school recess or while children are going to or leaving school during opening or closing hours. A school zone is all school property, including school grounds and any street or highway abutting the school grounds and extending one hundred twenty-five feet along the street or highway from the school grounds. The speed restriction does not apply to vehicles traveling on a controlled-access highway which is separated from the school or school grounds by a fence or barrier approved by the Division of Highways.