by March 7, 2009 at 1:53 pm 1,717 1 Comment

Wow. First of I have heard of this new device: the sweepercam. Got an email from DC Department of Public Works regarding the resumption of street sweeping on March 23 (for which I am extremely grateful… our streets are gross in the winter). Starting March 7, DPW will test cameras mounted on its city streetsweepers, which will take photos of cars that are illegally parked on streetsweeping day. The new cameras will be used to help DPW and MPD ticket and tow cars that have not been moved on the appropriate day.

Note to the City Council and Mayor: Now, if you would only worry as much about violent crime on the streets as you do trash…

Here’s the memo:



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