Waterloo, Illinois Speed Traps
Every single time I drive through Waterloo on State Highway 3 there’s a police cruiser either with someone pulled over or looking for someone to pull over. Be especially careful at the north end of town, where the speed limit drops to 45. It doesn’t matter what time of day or night it is, there will be a policeman watching as you drive through Waterloo.
when traveling south or north on rt 3 bipass, police sit at highway 156, and moore street. radio license plates to police set-up around large blind-bend. speed limit 45
Current chief (ex-trooper) believes a cop isn’t working unless he is writing tickets, and warnings don’t count. Be aware.
Speed limit goes from 65MPH to 55MPH to 45MPH as you enter the city. Chief, a retired Illinois State Trooper, encourages officers to write citations and not warnings.