Tuesday, November 23, 2004
By Matt Vande Bunte
CHRONICLE NEWS SERVICE
Police in Cedar Springs plan to play dumb to outsmart speeding motorists by using an off-duty cruiser with a mannequin in areas of frequent traffic complaints.
It is a low-tech method compared to digital speed signs popular in other communities, but City Manager Gerald Homminga says his experience with the ploy proves it is a success.