Sam Royko's Car Was Stolen By Carjackers In January; He Just Got A $100 Speed Camera Ticket From After The HeistRoyko just got the final determination basically saying he has to pay the ticket. Talk about adding insult to injury.
Ald. Anthony Beale Calls For City Council To Return Threshold For Speed Camera Tickets To 10 MPHBeale has introduced a proposal to end the ticketing of drivers going 6 mph to 9 mph over the limit, and to resume ticketing only drivers exceeding the speed limit by 10 mph or more.
Chicago Speed Cameras To Start Issuing $35 Tickets To Drivers Going 6 MPH Over The Limit On MondayThe grace period is over for Chicago drivers. Starting on Monday, if one of the city’s speed cameras catches you going 6 mph to 9 mph over the limit, get ready for a $35 ticket.
Warning Period Begins For City Drivers Going 6-10 MPH Over Speed LimitFriday is the first day of the warning period for drivers in Chicago.
City To Begin Enforcing New Lower Threshold For Speed Camera Tickets On March 1, After 44-Day Grace PeriodMayor Lori Lightfoot's office said the city will begin issuing warnings to drivers caught on speed cameras going 6 to 9 mph over the limit on Jan. 15. Starting March 1, the city will start issuing $35 tickets.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Talks One-On-One About Budget Pain, Taxes, Fees, And COVID-19 ConcernsPlugging the city’s $1.2 billion budget hole is now in the hands of Chicago aldermen, and there are tough questions about it – including the prospect of new taxes aimed at you that will hit people who live and visit the city.
State Rep. Wants Vote On Bill That Would Shut Down All Red Light, Speed Cameras In IllinoisA bill that would shut down red light and speed cameras statewide has been buried in an Illinois House committee for the past six weeks, and its author would like to see a vote on it before the March 15 primary.
Two New Chicago Speed Cameras To Start Issuing Tickets WednesdayThey were installed last month, but were only issuing warnings, until now.
New Speed Camera On Archer Avenue Draws Ire Of AldermanThe alderman of a South Side ward is angry that a new speed camera is up and running today in his neighborhood, reports WBBM's Regine Schlesinger.
2 Investigators: Some Profitable Speed Cameras Are Nowhere Near Schools, ParksWhat are they really for? CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.
Lawsuit Accuses City Of "Skipping A Step" In Red Light And Speed Camera TicketingCash-strapped Chicago should be forced to refund $600 million in red-light and speed camera tickets dating back to 2003 because it “skipped a step” and denied motorists due process, a lawsuit filed Monday argues.
Driver Accuses City Of Illegally Issuing Speed Camera Tickets On Non-School DaysA Chicago motorist has filed a lawsuit demanding millions of dollars in refunds for tickets issued by school zone speed cameras on days when classes were not in session.
Speed Cameras Net City $50M Less Than ExpectedGood behavior is bad for the budget. Real bad, reports CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine.
Speed Cameras To Be Installed In 12 New AreasThe city has named 12 new locations it will install speed cameras at through the fall.
Rahm Puts Brakes On Motorcade; Caught Speeding, Running LightsMayor Rahm Emanuel was trying to put reports of his motorcade speeding near schools and running red lights behind him on Wednesday.