As if $AFEclear and red light cameras aren’t enough, KPRC-2 reports on yet another revenue-generating idea floating around City Hall: The city is considering installing radar cameras on Houston city streets to catch speeding drivers.
Anne Linehan and I both commented on the revenue-enhancement aspects of the $AFEclear story the Chronicle ran today. Neither of us commented on the substantive problems journalistically in the article. For starters, there’s this sentence:
The invaluable Houston Business Journal just ran two articles on development along the rail line and the possible use of eminent domain: Metro mixes rail and real estate: New initiative raises questions about use of