© Ban The Cams!
A pilot project testing the effects of increasing the yellow warning time at intersections continues to demonstrate positive results in Denton, Texas.
Some Texas lawmakers are seeking to outlaw the use of red-light cameras, which have generated nearly $2 million since 2008 for traffic safety-related projects in the city of Southlake.
"The people of Texas have ... had enough," said state Rep. Jonathan Stickland, R-Bedford, who filed one of the bills. "It's time that we protect the rights of Texans and finally ban red light cameras."
Texas lawmakers are taking steps to keep newly re-elected Governor Greg Abbott from fulfilling a major campaign promise.
Last week the disabled Red Light Cameras along Texas Highway 35 were removed.
One Texas Senator believes that red light cameras could be a thing of the past following the upcoming session of the Texas Legislature.
Scandal plagued school bus camera company forced to pay legal fees of competitor after overplaying legal hand.
Red light cameras did nothing to improve safety during the years they were used in Houston, Texas.
My views on the cameras are simple: It's about money grab.