We never should have had to fight this battle. It’s still hard to believe that the New York State Senate GOP cares so little about the lives of our kids that they allowed the school-zone speed camera program to expire -- despite overwhelming evidence that they reduce crashes and save lives.Read More
That’s why I got arrested this morning, outside State Senator Marty Golden’s office in Bay Ridge: to keep more kids from dying.
We were there to demand that Golden and his colleagues head back to Albany immediately to renew and expand NYC’s school-zone speed camera program.The evidence is clear: speed cameras save kids’ lives. At intersections with speed cameras, speeding dropped by a whopping 63%, leading to fewer and less dangerous crashes.Read More