Everyone should be cautious about traveling in extreme winter weather. Cold, snow and ice are demanding on cars, drivers and passengers. Most importantly, extreme winter weather can threaten your life.
Motorists in Van Buren County are being alerted to simple, but important driving tips during winter weather. If you're going the speed limit, you may assume you're safe from a speeding ticket. However, if driving conditions are less than optimal, the number on the sign may no longer be valid and you could be cited for driving "too fast for conditions". Drivers who overlook these hazards can receive hefty fines! Drive Slow On Ice and Snow!