Central Park Speed Limit Reduced to 20 mph
Following a rash of accidents in Central Park the speed limit has been reduced to 20 miles per hour unless otherwise posted. The speed limit in Central Park applies to both motor vehicles and bicycles. Part of the reason for the lowering of the speed limit is to slow down bicyclists as there has been a rash of bicycle - pedestrian collisions. Elsewhere in the City of New York the speed limit is 25 miles per hour unless otherwise posted. If you have been injured in an accident in Central Park or the City of New York you should contact an experienced personal injury attorney. Zalman Schnurman & Miner P.C. is a New York City Personal Injury Law firm. Call for a free consultation at 212-668-0059.