U-turns in school zones now illegal

Don’t make a U-turn while dropping off or picking up your child at school today. U-turns in school zones are now illegal and fines could

Signs outside schools, including one at Old Mill Road Elementary School in North Merrick, now warn drivers they should not be making U-turns.

Signs outside schools, including one at Old Mill Road Elementary School in North Merrick, now warn drivers they should not be making U-turns. (11/1/13)

NORTH MERRICK - Don’t make a U-turn while dropping off or picking up your child at school today. U-turns in school zones are now illegal.

Signs outside schools, including one at Old Mill Road Elementary School in North Merrick, now warn drivers they should not be making U-turns.

Violators could be hit with steep fines and with a state surcharge added, the offense could total more than $200.

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