Overall crashes are down slightly at intersections with traffic cameras, but rear-end crashes are up and citation revenue is way down, according to Johnson City traffic data analyzed by Press Staff Writer Gary B. Gray. His story for Sunday's Johnson City Press includes facts, figures and information about the future of the city's Redflex red light traffic camera program.
Also in Sunday's paper, Press Staff Writer Jennifer Sprouse looked into efforts to get electronic payment options available at the Johnson City Farmers Market. Currently, the only way to buy fresh vegetables and fruits at the twice-weekly market is to carry cash. Read her story to find out what it would take to use credit, debit and EBT cards at the market.
Both stories begin on the front page of the Sunday, May 13, 2012, edition of the Johnson City Press, which can be purchased at newsstands or online.