Seattle Considers Adding More Red Light Cameras

February 23, 2016

Red light cameras led to nearly 40,000 tickets in Seattle. in 2015. Now Washington’s largest city is considering adding more.

KING-TV reported Seattle’s existing red light cameras brought in more than $5 million last year.

The Seattle Department of Transportation is looking for ore intersections to install red light cameras. The program has been in Seattle since 2006.

red-light-cameraThere are 31 cameras at 23 intersections throughout Seattle.

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  • February 25, 2016 at 12:02 pm
    Rosenblatt says:
    Do these numbers really add up? It works out to be >$150,000 per camera or >$200,000 per intersection which over the course of a year breaks down to >$3,000 per week ... read more
  • February 23, 2016 at 1:57 pm
    Wild Bill says:
    For that kind of money why put them on stop signs, too??
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