Pound Ridge, New York
Pound Ridge is a town in Westchester County, New York. It is located around fifty miles northeast of New York City. Pound Ridge is an affluent and rural suburban community. The southern town line is the Connecticut border. Across the border is the town of New Canaan. As of February of 2022, the town’s population was 5,891.
The Pound Ridge area was settled in 1718 by European migrants. Currently the town covers about twenty-three square miles, although it used to be larger. Part of the town was used to form the neighboring town, North Castle. Pound Ridge was incorporated in 1788. The town’s early growth was attributed to their successful agricultural, beef, and dairy farming industry. It was also a prominent figure in the shoemaking industry, with roughly 150 shoemakers living in town.
Traffic Tickets in Pound Ridge, New York
Traffic stops in Pound Ridge can be conducted by the Pound Ridge Police Department, New York State Police, and Westchester County Sheriffs. Traffic violations issued in the town are adjudicated by the Pound Ridge Town Court. The court handles a wide range of charges, although the most commonly issued one is for speeding.
Most traffic stops are conducted on the main roads in town. New York State-124 (Salem Road) is a north-south bound road that cuts through the middle section of town. It is the town’s arterial road and enables passage to several hamlets such as Horseshoe Hill, Sarles Corners and Scotts Corners. It meets with several other roads as it runs through town. Along this road there are a number of speed traps. The speed limit fluctuates between 30 mph and 40 mph. There are a few areas where a downward slope causes motorists to exceed the posted speed limit. If you feel that you were unfairly given a speeding ticket in Pound Ridge, consider getting in touch with our firm. You can also get in touch with us if the ticket was fair. We can still get your ticket reduced.
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office
The Benjamin Goldman Law Office is a boutique New York law firm that practices Vehicle & Traffic Law. We have been assisting motorists in Westchester County for over a decade. Our attorneys go to court in the place of our clients and typically get our clients’ charges reduced or dismissed. At the same time, it is imperative to us that our clients are comfortable throughout the process. The procedure is explained clearly and clients are kept abreast of all changes and status updates. You can contact us at your convenience to discuss your Pound Ridge ticket.
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Our firm offers a Point Reduction or Money Back Guarantee*. This means we will issue a full refund of your legal fee if we are unable to reduce the points added to your license as a result of the ticket.
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