The Westford Select Board approved a request from the Pedestrian Safety Committee at their January 24, 2023 meeting to establish 25 mile per hour statutory speed limits on three streets in Westford. The new limits apply to the following sections of streets (click links below):
• 33 Main Street to 117 Main Street
• 30 West Prescott Street to 25 Pleasant Street
• Patten Road (entire length)
The Public Works Department expects to install the signs before March 10, 2023, weather permitting.
The new speed limits are in accordance with Massachusetts General Law (MGL) Chapter 90 Section 17C and were approved at the March, 2022 Annual Town Meeting. For more information regarding MGL c. 90 § 17C please visit: https://www.mass.gov/info-details/speed-limits-in-thickly-settled-or-business-districts