CARLSBAD, N.M. - A new school zone is coming to Carlsbad.
The new zone will be at Mermod and Cypress Street from 7 a.m. until 8:30 a.m. and from 3 p.m. until 4 p.m. on school days.
The speed limit in the area will drop to 15 miles an hour.
A crossing guard will also be at the location to help students cross the street.
Tickets for speeding in the area could be as high as $300.