Speed Cameras

Cars drive in front of Plainedge Middle School. (credit: CBS 2)

Nassau County Lawmakers Repeal Speed Camera Program

County Executive Ed Mangano has warned of painful spending cuts to help fill the $30 million budget gap created by the speed camera repeal.

12/15/2014

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Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano Lists Options For Plugging Budget Hole If Speed Cameras Repealed

The Legislature is expected to unanimously approve a repeal of Nassau’s controversial speed camera program Monday.

12/11/2014

Cars drive in front of Plainedge Middle School. (credit: CBS 2)

Nassau County School Zone Speed Cameras Likely To Be Repealed

Nassau County Republicans have now joined Democrats in calls to repeal the law.

12/09/2014

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Suffolk County Nixes Speed Cameras In School Zones

County Executive Steve Bellone said Monday that he and county legislators have decided to nix the idea.

12/08/2014

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Nassau County Scaling Back Use Of Speed Cameras In School Zones

Instead of operating on school days from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., the problem-plagued program will, beginning Monday, operate from 7 to 9 a.m. and again from 2 to 4 p.m.

12/04/2014

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Nassau County Group Protests Use Of Speed Cameras In School Zones

The Nassau group “Residents Opposing School Zone Speed Cameras” is protesting what protestors call a deceitful money grab masquerading as a child safety initiative.

11/16/2014

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Nassau County Lawmakers Demand Suspension Of School Zone Speed Cameras

Democratic legislators in Nassau County are calling for the troubled speed camera program aimed at catching speeders in school zones to be stopped until its signage problems can be corrected.

11/03/2014

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Seen At 11: Drivers Question Motive Of Speed Camera Program

New York City is using cameras to catch speeding drivers now more than ever. They’re supposed to help keep pedestrians safe, but some drivers say the city is motivated by something entirely different.

10/07/2014

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$6.5M Plan Proposes To Install Warning Lights Outside Nassau County Schools

First there was an uproar over speeding tickets in Nassau County school zones. But now there is a proposal to install warning lights.

09/19/2014

A school speed zone sign is seen in Bethpage, NY on Sept. 2, 2014. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Nassau County Speed Cameras Operating Again In School Zones

School zone speed cameras are back in operation in Nassau County after a the program’s initial roll out in July led to the dismissal of thousands of tickets.

09/02/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio announces the installation of more speed cameras need New York City schools on Sept. 2, 2014. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

More Speed Cameras Being Installed Near NYC Schools

New York City is installing more speed cameras near schools as part of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Vision Zero plan.

09/02/2014

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Nassau County Forgiving School Zone Speeding Tickets

Nassau County is forgiving $4.2 million in speed camera fines issued in the last month.

08/22/2014

Cars drive in front of Plainedge Middle School. (credit: CBS 2)

Nassau Residents Complain About School-Zone Speeding Tickets In Summer

The pilot speed-camera program is generating a lot of complaints from motorists, who say they had no idea school speed zones are in effect in the summer.

08/19/2014

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Traffic Cameras Generating Three-Quarters Of NYC Ticket Revenue

The city’s Independent Budget Office says cameras generated $41 million in fines in the last fiscal year, compared to $14 million from tickets written by real-life cops.

07/16/2014

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Proposed Legislation Would Protect NJ Drivers From Out-Of-State Speed, Red Light Cameras

New Jersey drivers may no longer have to worry about out-of-state speed and red light cameras.

07/15/2014

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