Suffolk County Considers Red Light Cameras As Key Part Of Budget Deficit Fix

March 29, 2012 12:00 AM

Suffolk County Considers Red Light Cameras As Key Part Of Budget Deficit Fix
" HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Traffic violations are a big part of the plan to fill the gap in Suffolk County’s potential $530 million budget deficit.

WCBS 880 Long Island Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs On The Story

The county is planning to add 50 more red light cameras across its intersections. They’re asking the state to let them process traffic violations, a move that would allow the county to keep the revenue generated by fines.

At present, New York state handles that task "

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