Commissioner Manolo Reyes Co-Sponsors Resolution Terminating Red Light Cameras in the City of Miami
District 4 City of Miami Commissioner Manolo Reyes co-sponsored a resolution which directs the City Manager to terminate the contract with American Traffic Solutions, the Red-light camera operators in the City of Miami.
"These red-light cameras are essentially another tax, one that the residents of my district cannot afford," said Commissioner Reyes. "I thank my colleagues and Mayor Francis Suarez for their support."
The resolution was also co-sponsered by City of Miami Mayor Francis Suarez, Commission Vice-Chair Ken Russell, and Commissioner Wifredo (Willy) Gort. The resolution received a unanimous approval by the City of Miami Commission on December 14, 2017.
The approved resolution can be found below:
A RESOLUTION OF THE MIAMI CITY COMMISSION DIRECTING THE CITY MANAGER TO TERMINATE THE CITY OF MIAMI'S ("THE CITY") AGREEMENT WITH AMERICAN TRAFFIC SOLUTIONS, INC., TO FURNISH, INSTALL, OPERATE, AND MAINTAIN THE CITY'S TRAFFIC INFRACTION DETECTOR PROGRAM; FURTHER AUTHORIZING THE CITY ATTORNEY TO TAKE ALL NECESSARY STEPS TO IMPLEMENT THE TERMS FOR TERMINATION OF THE AGREEMENT FOR CONVENIENCE; AND FURTHER DIRECTING THE CITY MANAGER AND THE ADMINISTRATION TO ALLOCATE THE APPROPRIATE RESOURCES TO ADDRESS ANY BUDGETARY CONSTRAINTS RESULTING FROM THE TERMINATION OF THE PROGRAM.
SPONSOR(S: Mayor Francis Suarez, Vice Chair Ken Russell, Commissioner Manolo Reyes, Commissioner Wifredo (Willy) Gort.