Does the City install "Children At Play" signs to slow traffic ?

The City no longer installs "Children at Play" signs. Studies have found that these warning signs are not effective in reducing the number of speeding motorists. Further, there are issues associated with those signs:

1. Potential attraction of child predators

2. The signs may insinuate that it’s okay for children to play in the street. But the street is not a safe place to play. 

3. If some streets had "Children at Play" signs and other street did not - does that mean there are no kids living on the streets without signs?

4. "Children at Play" signs may give children and parents a false sense of security.

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1. How are speed limits determined?
2. How can I make comments regarding Springfield traffic?
3. When should a traffic signal be installed?
4. What is traffic engineering?
5. Will a lower speed help reduce speeding?
6. Will a traffic signal reduce crashes at an intersection?
7. Does the City install "Children At Play" signs to slow traffic ?
8. Will more stop signs slow traffic on a street?