Red light cameras called success in Leon Valley
Leon Valley (Texas), May 31, 2018
City leaders say accidents have decreased on the heavily traveled thoroughfare since camera enforcement began Feb. 21 at eight intersections using American Traffic Solutions, an Arizona firm, yielding more than 13,400 citations.
Red light fine money back up for grabs
Lakeland (Florida), May 27, 2018
Mayor Bill Mutz, who now oversees the Mayor’s Council on the Arts grant program, said he thinks a portion of the red light camera fines for art is appropriate. But, he added, “the commission needs to consider other worthy alternate needs and uses. Personally, I’d like to keep a significant portion available to link to alternate transportation opportunities we are pursuing.”
Renton police extend red-light camera grace period
Renton (Washington), May 31, 2018
Renton Police Department announced today it is extending the red light violation warning period at the three intersections where safety cameras were recently installed.
Since the installation of the cameras, the department is seeing motorists running red lights “at an abnormally high rate,” according to a press release.
RPD installed red-light safety cameras at the intersections of Park Avenue North and Logan Avenue North, Talbot Road South and South Grady Way, and Talbot Road South and South Puget Drive last month.
They Say More Eyes on the Street Will Save Lives
New York City (New York), May 30, 2018
Currently, cameras are installed near just 7 percent of the city’s public schools, yet the mayor said the cameras have reduced speeding by 63 percent while pedestrian injuries have dropped by 23 percent. Albany lawmakers are considering legislation that would renew the program another four years and also allow the city to add 150 additional speed cameras in school zones in that time period.
Boynton Beach, (Florida), May 31, 2018
We routinely share videos of red light camera violations in the hopes of creating a constructive dialogue about the dangers of distracted driving. We all need to slow down, put away the cell and pay attention to everything going on around us. Lives depend on it.
#slowdown #savinglives #distracteddriving #redlightcameras #bbpdpride#stoponred
Caught on camera: School buses running red lights in Orange County
Orange County, (Florida), May 21, 2018
WESH 2 News is investigating incidents of local school bus drivers caught on camera running red lights. Dozens of Orange County school buses have been recorded running red lights.
The Orange County School District said it is revising its Safe Driver Plan, which addresses driver conduct, and will include more specific language that addresses red light camera violations.
The truth comes out in the video. Being late isn’t an exemption to speeding.
New Traffic Safety Red Light Photo Enforcement Camera
Lake Forest Park, (Washington), May 30, 2018
As part of the City of Lake Forest Park’s plan to help mitigate traffic safety concerns, address the increase in traffic volume on SR 522/Bothell Way NE, and improve pedestrian safety, a new traffic safety red light photo enforcement camera is being installed at the intersection of SR 522/Bothell Way NE and SR 104/Ballinger Way.