Wednesday, March 18, 2009

If you thought traffic cameras always made money for a city, you're wrong

Upland is pulling out its traffic cameras:

The Upland City Council and Mayor John Pomierski at the March 9 council meeting approved the cancellation of a contract with Redflex Traffic Systems, Inc.

The red-light cameras are installed at three intersections - Mountain Avenue and Foothill Boulevard, Mountain and 8th Street, and Euclid Avenue and Foothill.

The city has been losing money on the contract since the cameras were installed five years ago, Police Chief Steve Adams said.

More here.

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