Speed Cameras

School zone
Sergi Nunez
Andrew Weber
May 24, 2019 - 11:42 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — If you speed through a school zone in New York City, you’ll be more likely to get caught soon. The city is more than doubling its school zone speed cameras. It was a tough fight to expand our speed camera program — but now we can protect kids near hundreds of more schools...
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Cuomo speed cameras
Kevin P. Coughlin/Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
1010 WINS Newsroom
May 12, 2019 - 3:53 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo invoked a mother's instinct to protect as he signed legislation on Mother's Day that expands the number of speed cameras in New York City school zones.
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Mayor de Blasio is calling for more speed cameras and stiffer fines for violators.
Dreamstime
September 05, 2018 - 7:29 am
Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed a law to reactivate 140 speed cameras in New York City school zones.
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Zane Walker lost his best buddy Lucien 5 years ago to a speeding driver
Juliet Papa/1010 WINS
September 04, 2018 - 12:02 pm
NEWARK, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio signed a council bill to expand the speed camera program in school zones. The measure will allow the city to start issuing tickets to speeders again. “The clock has been ticking, and the State Senate has refused to provide speed cameras to protect the...
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Mayor de Blasio is calling for more speed cameras and stiffer fines for violators.
Dreamstime
August 27, 2018 - 6:16 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City is poised to reactivate 140 speed cameras in school zones after city leaders and Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo figured out a way to circumvent the state Legislature. The program expired last month after the state Senate failed to pass legislation renewing the cameras...
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Mayor de Blasio is calling for more speed cameras and stiffer fines for violators.
Dreamstime
July 13, 2018 - 1:13 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The law allowing speed cameras in school zones in New York City expires on July 25. Republican State Senatory Marty Golden of Brooklyn has called for the state senate to meet in a special session to reauthorize the cameras. Golden had been criticized in recent weeks for not...
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DOT Commissioner Polly Trottenberg is p0ushing Albany to keep speed cameras outside city schools.
Roger Stern/1010 WINS
July 09, 2018 - 3:52 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio is out with new statistics showing a record low in traffic deaths in the city for the first half of the year. He also said he's worried that progress might be threatened if Albany lets a program expire that would keep speed cameras in neighborhoods...
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Mayor de Blasio is calling for more speed cameras and stiffer fines for violators.
Dreamstime
June 27, 2018 - 3:02 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Brooklyn state Sen. Marty Golden has a need for speed. According to the New York Post, Golden has been caught speeding in school zones three times this year and now he’s working towards getting those cameras off the streets. Either he, or somebody driving his Cadillac, has...
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Bill de Blasio
Robert Deutsch/USA TODAY NETWORK
June 24, 2018 - 2:10 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke in support of safety cameras in front of schools at a rally in Union Square Park Sunday.
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Mayor de Blasio is calling for more speed cameras and stiffer fines for violators.
Dreamstime
May 30, 2018 - 9:50 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio is calling on the state legislature to authorize more speed cameras for schools around the city -- there are currently 140 of them. It's not clear if the legislature will even extend the current program before the end of the current session next month. "...
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