Wednesday, May 15, 2013

NTSB Suggests Dropping Legal Limit For Impaired Driving

The National Transportation Safety Board yesterrday said many countries have a lower blood alcohol limit for impaired driving and suggested the U.S. follow suit and drop ours to .05.
Spokane County's Sheriff supports the idea but Kootenai County's Sheriff wonders if the change would really make a difference. KREM 2 News has the story.

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SRTC is the federally designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for Spokane County. Urbanized areas with populations exceeding 50,000 people are required to have an MPO. SRTC was formed to address the county's transportation planning needs. It provides coordination in planning between the public, cities, small towns, the county, the state, transit providers, and tribes.

SRTC offers services including transportation monitoring, transportation modeling, census information analysis, travel demand forecasting, historical traffic count analysis, geographic information systems, and trip generation rates.