City of Takoma Park Police Department
● 7500 Maple Avenue ● Takoma Park, Md 20912
For more information contact:
Public Information Officer (PIO)
July 11, 2013 (5:07 pm)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The City of Takoma Park currently has five (5) fixed poles and three (3) portable speed camera units. Locations of these cameras are as follows:
400 block Ethan Allen Avenue, eastbound
500 block Ethan Allen Avenue, westbound
7100 block New Hampshire Avenue, northbound
7200 block New Hampshire Avenue, southbound
900 block University Boulevard, eastbound
900 block East West Highway, westbound
7400 block Carroll Avenue, northbound
7400 block Carroll Avenue, southbound
In addition, Safe Speed Corridors are stretches of roadway identified and approved for Speed Camera Enforcement. Portable cameras can be placed in authorized locations that have met all requirements. The goal of this approach is to encourage drivers to "Respect the Speed Limit" along the entire stretch of a roadway, rather than at one fixed speed camera location. Location for this corridor is:
Northbound and southbound New Hampshire Avenue - the 6900 to 7600 blocks. The University Corridor is University Blvd East eastbound from the 900 block through the 1300 block.
All speed cameras are in full enforcement.
Any questions on the program may be directed to Safe Speed at 301-891-7138.