New 4-way Stop Being Installed At 17th & Washington In Artesia

You may have noticed some of the traffic work being done on Artesia’s southwest side. The city has started work to install a new four-way stop at 17th and Washington. That means drivers will be required to stop in all four dsirections at the intersection, giving the person on the right the right-of-way. The city says the move will help to increase traffic safety. Work should be complete by Monday.