TRUCK TROUBLES * USA: PERSIST on RESIDENTIAL NEIGHBORHOODS
* New York - In Nassau County noisy trucks illegally barreling through residential streets
(Video by VentureAHighway)
--- Noisy trucks are barreling through residential Long Island neighborhoods, even though they’re banned... It’s hard to miss the signs on Waukena Avenue in Oceanside. Despite the calls for no trucks, the big rigs keep on trucking... Commercial trucks are illegally barreling through residential streets... Both Sandy and Sheldon say the racket from passing trucks has broken an outdoor water main six times in the past year. Inside their home, they say the vibration from the trucks causes their home to shake and resettle. On nearby Foxhurst Avenue, residents blame truckers cutting through for tearing up their road too... Another man calls the roadway “a disaster” ... The township deferred to the Nassau County Police Department, who say they’ve already written 109 summonses this year for truck violations on Waukena Avenue... CBS2 reports that the fines for overweight trucks can run into the thousands of dollars per offense, depending upon how big the truck is...
Oceanside, Long Island, NY, USA - CBS New York, by Carolyn Gusoff - April 4, 2017
Labels: trucking troubles USA