Tag Archives: red light cameras

Does car color matter to be seen, day or night?

Dear Street Smarts, Q: Please tell, not ask, but tell all the not so smart drivers out there that we can’t see them. Tell them to put their lights on when it’s dark, foggy and raining. We can’t see them … Continue reading

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Simitian’s red light camera bill on its way to becoming law

The State Senate has passed a bill that aims to protect motorists from wrongful tickets issued by red light cameras. Street Smarts first wrote about this in a previous blog. SB 1362, by Senator Joe Simitian of Palo Alto, requires … Continue reading

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Capitola red light cams still there and active

Q Whatever happened to the (red light)cameras at Clares Street and 41st Avenue? I heard that they were moved, but where to? Or did this turn out to be just another waste of taxpayer’s money? Carsten Hauge A The red … Continue reading

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