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Traffic Cameras being installed on highways in Costa Rica

Posted by Steve Linder on Fri, Dec, 24, 2010

Costa Rica is busy installing traffic cameras to catch speeders on many of the local highways around the capital city of San Jose.  MOPT and the transit police are busy installing these new cameras on major routes around the city including the General Cañas highway from San José to Alajuela, the Prospero Fernandez highway from San José to Santa Ana and the Florencio del Castillo highway from San José to Cartago.  I suspect we will  see them on the new Caldera highway in the future.  Fortunately we don't travel over many of these routes on our Costa Rica property tours and we try to always stay under the speed limit.  What's the hurry in Costa Rica? 

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