A burglary of a vehicle occurred over the weekend in the 300 block of Oakcrest Drive. Electronics were removed and there were no signs of any forced entry into the vehicle. The vehicle was parked on the street and possible left unlocked. Please remember to secure all doors and windows and remove all of your property from inside. The one time you forget and leave valuables inside, that will be the time some criminal takes it! If you can park your vehicle inside your garage, please do it! ... See MoreSee Less
When school begins Monday, drivers will notice a new reduced-speed school zone for Prairie Creek Elementary School at Canyon Creek Drive at Ridgehaven Place.
Flashers and school pedestrian warning signs have been in place at the location since 2004. The flashers turned on and off at the same time as school zone flashers, but the speed limit remained 30 mph. In the past, staff found these treatments to provide sufficient safety for school children crossing Canyon Creek Drive.
However, in a traffic study this year, staff observed drivers not yielding to pedestrians in the crosswalk. Staff also found an increase in the number of school children crossing Canyon Creek. Approximately 60 students live on the west side of Canyon Creek Drive and could utilize this crossing to walk or bike to and from Prairie Creek Elementary School. Additionally, many parents contacted in this neighborhood stated they would use the crossing if they felt it was safer. ... See MoreSee Less