Greeley, Colorado Speed Traps
As you are heading east or west on Hwy 34, the state police frequently sit on the Business 34 overpass or on the entrance ramps pointing at traffic in both directions. The speed limit is 65 m.p.h. but it is easy to go 75 m.p.h. and get busted. They are hard to spot until you’re right on top of them.
16th street is four lanes wide and has a 30 mph speed limit. Four motorcycle patrolmen, each with radar were stopping cars as fast as they could.
This is on Business 34/10th St., just as you exit off Highway 34 or Hwy. 257 onto Bus. 34/10th St. Officer will be parked just South of the Promontory building observing traffic Northbound on US34 where the speed limit is reduced from 65 to 55 coming down the hill.
The Evans Police cruisers are parked at the church and down closer to 37th at the small shopping center on the west side of the road watching the people heading South, past the mall and Wal-mart. 2-3 cruisers spead out with an occasional cruiser hidden in the East side in the housing section.housing section
Heading north on 23rd Ave, the speed limit slows to 20mph part way up the hill at certain times of day for a few blocks (school zone). An officer will park at the top of the hill in a driveway or parking lot and clock down towards the bottom of the hill. There are two intersections that turn on to 23rd ave. after the initial school zone sign, with no posted school zone signs between the intersection and the end of the school zone.