SPEEDS AND FINES
If you are recorded going as little as 6-10 miles over the speed limit, you will be fined $50.
If you are recorded going 11 or more over the speed limit, you will be fined $100
No actual law enforcement officer has to be present when you are speeding but you will be able to see your violation on a video online
FAILURE TO PAY
Up to $100 late fee
The Secretary of State will suspend your drivers license as a result of 5 unpaid violations
IS IT A CRIME?
No. This is is a civil violation and will not go on your driving record
WHERE AND WHEN THE CAMERAS OPERATE
Up to 1/8 of a mile from school property lines, 6 am - 8:30 pm Monday thru Thursday and 6 am - 9 pm on Fridays.
Up to 1/8 of a mile from park district property lines, one hour prior to and one hour after the park district property is open to patrons
Lake Shore Drive and any highways with 8 or more lanes are excluded from having speed cameras
If you are pulled over and ticketed for speeding within 1/8 of a mile and within 15 minutes of the violation occurring
If you were going 1-4 mph over the speed limit
Signs must be posted which warn of the camera ahead and must be posted for 30 days before they may be used