Cumberland Times-News

Editorials

March 24, 2013

And what part of ‘Stop’ is it that you don’t understand?

I am not originally from Cumberland and I

do not ask this question facetiously. Almost

any time I am driving in the area, cars coming

from side streets do not stop but just roll

through the Stop sign.

More than once, it has been close to causing

an accident for me, or so startles me, that it

could.

Please, drivers, remember: A Stop sign

means come to a complete stop and look both

ways. It is one of the first things a new driver

learns.

The side streets onto Fayette Street are a

particular problem. Thank you.

Kathleen Ball

Cumberland

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