(CHARLOTTE COUNTY) The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office will pay special attention to traffic enforcement at these locations from Dec. 24-30. Also, the statewide “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign continues now through Jan. 1, 2013.
Entire length of Gulfstream Blvd. (Englewood East)
Entire length of Edgewater Dr. (Port Charlotte)
TRAFFIC LIGHT/STOP SIGN ENFORCEMENT:
U.S. 41 & Port Charlotte Blvd. (Port Charlotte)
S.R. 776 & Beach Rd. (Englewood)
According to the Department of Highway Safety & Motor Vehicles, Charlotte County has 16 vehicle deaths so far this year; there were 23 this same time last year. Total fatalities for all of 2011 were 26.