What is the best way to enforce red lights? Seems like a logical question. But its the wrong one.
I've been thinking about this because every time a light turns red downtown, up to four cars blast through it. 5th St and 7th St in the morning are particularly bad, you have to keep your wits about you.
I can think of two right questions, how about...
1) Why do drivers feel entitled to run red lights endangering pedestrians, bicyclist and other motor vehicle operators?
2) Why do traffic engineers design intersections that encourage drivers to run red lights?
Lets find the right question before we debate and outlaw the wrong answer.
4 red lights ran