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State lawmakers, city leaders reach agreement for 24/7 speed cameras in New York City

State & NYC reach deal to have 24/7 speed cameras
State & NYC reach deal to have 24/7 speed cameras 00:23

NEW YORK -- An agreement has been reached between state lawmakers and city leaders to have speed cameras in New York City operating 24/7.

Right now, they turn off from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

The legislation would extend the program for three years.

While state lawmakers still have to pass the law, Mayor Eric Adams called this a "significant step" in making our streets safer.

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