Virginia Lawmakers Approve Bill Allowing Speed Cameras Near Schools and Highway Work ZonesAuthor/Presenter: Moomaw, Graham
Under the pending speed camera legislation, Virginia police will be allowed to set up speed cameras at highway work sites and school crossing zones. This bill has generated some controversy. Supporters say the cameras will help protect road workers and school children. Critics have characterized the bill as a scheme to let governments and their private-sector partners make money off of unsuspecting drivers.