HOUSTON (KTRK) — The saga over Houston’s red light cameras is not finished. A judge has ordered the cameras stay in place — for now.
But in the battle over thousands of dollars, you could be paying in the future. Voters chose to do away with the red light cameras in the election earlier this month. But the fight between the city of Houston and the company that makes the cameras is being taken to court.
These cameras may not only stay up, our legal analyst says this federal lawsuit means they could be turned back on — sooner than you think. On November 15, we told you the city of Houston filed a federal lawsuit against American Traffic Solutions, the red light company vendor. Three days ago, ATS, filed a counterclaim, saying the city broke its contract and that the election is invalid.
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