Hackettstown tells pedestrians, drivers to be "street smart"

Published: Nov 06 2013 11:56:59 PM EST
Hackettstown tells pedestrians, drivers to be street smart
HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. -

New Jersey is going the extra mile to make its roads a little more pedestrian friendly.

hackettstown in Warren County is one of five communities that kicked off the state's "Be Street Smart" program Wednesday.

Officials are putting up road-side signs reminding drivers to obey speed limits and to stop for pedestrian in crosswalks.

Pedestrians are reminded to wait for the "walk" signal in the crosswalk.