Please brush up on basic safety tips to keep pedestrians, bicycles and vehicles moving safely through Sumner. 

BICYCLES

  • Wear a helmet (all ages).
  • Avoid riding on the sidewalk in crowded business areas.
  • Yield to pedestrians on sidewalks and in crosswalks.
  • Wear lights/reflective gear if riding in the darks.

PEDESTRIANS

  • Look both ways when crossing the road.
  • Don’t get distracted with your cell phones.
  • Stay off railroad tracks; never try to “beat” a train at a crossing.
  • Use crosswalks and even lighted crosswalks when available.
  • Clearly indicate to drivers that you intend to cross the road.

DRIVERS

  • Yield to both pedestrians and bicycles.
  • Come to a complete stop at stop signs and look both ways.
  • Remember, crosswalks are at any intersection of streets, whether it’s painted or not.
  • Do not exceed the speed limit.

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