How To Remove A Speed Camera Using A Streetcar

Today's lesson on how to remove a local speedcamera comes from the very pleasant city of Zurich back in 2008. The trick is simple: tie the camera to a streetcar and let the tram do all the work.


The funny thing is that we like speed limits on narrow inner city streets, like this one near the Stadelhofen train station, but where we really want higher limits is big, new, safe highways.


Score one for Australia, score zero for Switzerland.

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In the U.S. we just need to get a rumor going amongst the meth-head community that red-light cameras and their mounting poles are filled with about five pounds of copper wire.

They would all disappear practically overnight.