Yellow lights to be just a little longer in Tampa and the rest of Florida

10/17/13 Janelle Irwin
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Tags: red light cameras, Tampa City Council, Charlie Miranda, Yolie Capin, Lisa Montelione, Tampa Police


Tampa transportation manager Jean Duncan explains a new state mandate to lengthen yellow lights at intersections.

photo by Janelle Irwin

The City of Tampa is increasing the amount of time traffic signals stay yellow at intersections where there are red light cameras. During a council meeting Thursday, transportation officials defended the move even though it is required by the state.

No one on council made a move toward getting rid of the city

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