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The Pros and Cons of Limiting or Banning Red Light Cameras Statewide

Posted on · Once again this session, state lawmakers are considering the pros and cons of limiting or banning red light cameras statewide. The Senate Transportation Committee heard testimony on the idea on March 6, 2017.  Some municipalities have limited their use, or eliminated them for enforcement. Houston disconnected red light cameras years ago, but Sugar Land has […]

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Red Light Cameras and Ending Vehicle Inspections: Friday’s Show (March 31, 2017)

Posted on · Once again this session, state lawmakers are considering the pros and cons of limiting or banning red light cameras statewide. The Senate Transportation Committee heard testimony on the idea on March 6, 2017.  Some municipalities have limited their use, or eliminated them for enforcement. Houston disconnected red light cameras years ago, but Sugar Land has […]

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Red Light Cameras in Sugar Land: Should They Stay, or Should They Go?

Posted on · A recent debate in Sugar Land asked the city’s mayoral candidates whether they are for or against the present automated red light camera enforcement system and why. We hear from a couple of mayoral candidates about their positions, and revisit previous conversations about these controversial devices.