Looks like Iowa City, IA, will be getting cameras.
This is pretty interesting. Now there is a push to repeal the cameras in Florida.
Florida House Committee Backs Repeal Of Red-Light Camera Law
By Jeremy Maready
NYT REGIONAL MEDIA GROUP
Published: Thursday, March 17, 2011 at 11:37 p.m.
MURFREESBORO — The Murfreesboro City Council approved a new three to five year red-light camera contract Thursday night with American Traffic Solutions Inc.
The company will be responsible for all costs associated with the equipment and installation during the contract period, Police Chief Glenn Chrisman told the Council.
This was published over the weekend at the paper I work at in Lakeland; The Ledger. I thought you all may find it interesting.
HAINES CITY | The City Commission listened to the voices of an angry standing-room only crowd Thursday. Their anger boiled out over the number of tickets issued as a result of the installation of red light cameras on U.S. 27 and U.S. 17/92.
Jersey City has installed security cameras at the intersection of Kennedy Boulevard and Communipaw Avenue to catch drivers running red lights, The Jersey Journal reports.
Though the cameras went up on Thursday, there will be a 30-day "warning period" before fines will be issued. A motorist who runs a red light will be hit with an $85 fine.
MUSCATINE, IA, is next ... starting tonight (3/4/2011):
Britain has some of the safest roads in Europe, and within that motorways are by far the safest.
Really like the POI Factory web site, but which red light camera file is the best (POI or Garmin) and why? How does the cost compare between the two?
Does the POI Factory red light camera file includes fixed speed cameras?
The iRadar, which can be connected to smart phones, alerts drivers to the presence of police radar and red-light cameras.
I tried the free 30 day trial of the Garmin Safety Camera software on a nuvi I am considering buying used from a friend. The only reason I'm buying the unit is for red light and speed zone camera enforcement. They are being installed everywhere here in Florida.
"Three months after College Park installed speed cameras, more than 14,000 citations have been issued, and city officials are addressing another road with a fourth camera.
Red light cameras went active in Haines City, Florida in northwest Polk County back in January.
Our city council just approved speed cameras on the interstate. Apparently it was a matter of the city put them in and got the revenue, or the state was going to. Either way it's still a civil enforcement of what should be a criminal infraction, and a money grab.
Interesting! Hopefully folks knowing about the location of these cameras will NOT speed through the yellow/red light expecting the light to stay RED for the other drivers! What are your thoughts?
Florida Senator to File Bill to Repeal Red Light Camera's..!!
It looks like even a Florida Senator doesn't like Red Light Camera's. He's looking to get rid of all of them throughout the state.
OK We Now Only Have 3 Of The Cameras Left In Prescott Valley-AZ And 2 Of Them Are On 69-A One Is A Speed Cam The Other one Is Both The 3-Rd One Is On Glasaferdhills At The Hi School Any Way Thay Are Now Startting To Use The Vans On 69-A So Be Safe And Watch For Them This Town Is Starting To be Very Unfrindly For Every One Even Us That Live Her are getting sick of them
I live in Champaign, Illinois, and according to this database and others that I have seen, there are no red light cameras or speed cameras in my area. I am inclined to trust this information. However, I see many traffic cameras in the area and what makes me curious is what looks like flash bulbs mounted on the main arm of the signal below, usually next to the signal lights.
There was an interesting story in Calgary regarding a reduction in the budget for the police department. The spokesman then made the comment that they hoped to make up the loss thru revenue from the speed on green cameras. I wonder if he realized what he was admitting to.
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