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Mobile speed cameras coming to Howard Co. school zones

Saturday - 10/8/2011, 11:59am  ET

Michelle Basch,

ELLICOTT CITY, Md. - Mobile speed cameras in Howard County will start issuing warnings to drivers speeding through school zones soon.

Howard County's mobile speed cameras will operate Monday through Friday between 6 a.m. and 8 p.m. The cameras will target drivers going 12 miles per hour or more over the speed limit.

A recent county police study in the county found 65 percent of cars driving through school zones were speeding.

The cameras will begin issuing warnings Monday, Oct. 17. Tickets with $40 fines will start going out in November.

Here are the speed camera locations for the week of October 17:

  • 5600 blk. Cedar Lane
  • 11500 blk. Frederick Road
  • 12700 blk. Folly Quarter Road
  • 6100 blk. Montgomery Road
  • 9200 blk. N. Laurel Road
  • 2900 blk. St. John's Lane
  • 6000 blk. Tamar Drive
  • 4600 blk. Ten Oaks Road
  • 13300 blk. Triadelphia Road
  • 15000 blk. Triadelphia Road
  • 8900 blk. Whiskey Bottom Road
  • Carrs Mill Road
  • Centennial Lane
  • Dobbin Road
  • Freetown Road
  • Ilchester Road
  • Kilimanjaro Road
  • Northfield Road
  • Old Waterloo Road
  • Seneca Drive

Camera locations have been posted for the first four weeks of the program. Find the those locations below:

Howard County Speed Camera Locations

On Oct. 1, 19 new speed cameras began handing out fines in the District.

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