Clarkdale, Arizona Speed Traps
Driving on N. Main Street from Cottonwood to Clarkdale (Main is called Broadway in Clarkdale) the speed limit is 45 MPH. Then you’ll see a 35 MPH sign, and 1/10 of a mile after that sign is a 25 MPH sign. The cop is hiding on the left, less than a 1/10 of a mile past the 25 MPH sign just past the Elks Lodge on the left, and just the other side of where Hollow Reed Lane joins S. Broadway on your left.
Westbound on 89A from Cottonwood just before the Main St juntion in Clarkdale the speed limit goes from 55MPH to 35MPH in a short distance. Clarkdale police will park in the service station facing east.
Speed reduction from 50 to 35 violates ARS 28-703, no more than a 10 mph decrease of adjacent signs.
Speed limit is 35 mph then 25 mph coming down a hill that requires you to use your breaks or down shift to a lower gear to maintain.
Officers sit on Blackhils Drive at approximately Canyon Drive and watch for speededs coming from or going to Yavapai College. Speed limit is 25 and is down hill from Yavapai College. To obey the speed limit you have to use your brakes.