"It's really gotten out of control," she added. "One way to deter that behavior is to eliminate the people standing there and egging you on to race."
Ald. Mark Borkowski said anything that aims to deter reckless drivers from racing on Milwaukee streets is a step in the right direction.
"It's bad enough that regular traffic is out of control. Now that you've got racing, with spectators cheering people on, what has this community come to? We're a civilized society for goodness sake," Borkowski said.
Lewis said she regularly hears street racing in her district, especially during the summer.