Double L Posted June 19, 2009 Share Posted June 19, 2009 If you head our way this summer, watch your speed.IF YOU ARE DRIVING TO DECATUR, PLEASE WATCH YOUR SPEED LIMIT!!! See below:Subject: Illinois to start using Photo Radar in July !Illinois will begin using photo radar in freeway work zones in July.One mile per hour over the speed limit and the machine will get you anice $375.00 ticket in the mail. Beginning July 1st, the State ofIllinois will begin using the speed cameras in areas designated as "WorkZones" on major freeways. Anyone caught by these devices will be maileda $375.00 ticket for the FIRST offense. The SECOND offense will cost$1000.00 and comes with a 90-Day suspension. Drivers will also receive demerit points against their license, which allow insurance companies to raise Insurance rates.This is the harshest penalty structure ever set for a governmental unitinvolving PHOTO speed enforcement. The State already has two cameravans on line issuing tickets 24/7 in work zones with speed limitslowered to 45 MPH. Photos of both the Driver's face and License plateare taken. Pass this on!!!For more info: http://www.dot.state.il.us/press/r033005.html Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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