With summer weekends bringing scores of visitors to Riverhead for events, farmstand visits, and winery tours, roads have become congested and police reports reflect an uptick in accidents and driving while intoxicated charges.
What do you think is the biggest issue on Riverhead roads today? Is it the hundreds of bicyclists who hit the local roads for the flat terrain and bucolic vistas?
Or is the proliferation of deer that dart out into roadways, sometimes causing serious accidents, such as a motorcycle crash on Route 48 on Sunday?
Finally, do you think drunk drivers are the primary concern?
What do you think is the most serious problem on Riverhead roads — and what cam be done to fix it? Share your thoughts in the comments section.