Students at P.S./I.S. 298 team up with Department of Transportation to create safety signs

Since November, eighth-graders at P.S./I.S. 298 have been brainstorming ideas on how to address local traffic issues. (5/7/14)

BROOKLYN - Some Brownsville students are trying to spread the word on the importance of being safe on the road.

Since November, eighth-graders at P.S./I.S. 298 have been brainstorming ideas on how to address local traffic issues.

The students teamed up with the Department of Transportation to create signs about road safety.

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The signs, which inform drivers to keep their eyes on the road and put down cellphones, were unveiled this morning along Watkins and Pitkins avenues.

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