Fitchburg, Massachusetts Speed Traps
Route 12 – Water Street from 5th St to Leominster
The speed limit drops to 25 MPH by the "Other Side" Revenue Enhancement vehicals on both side of the street.
Rindge Road near Scott Road
Coming down Rindge Road the speed limit is only 35mph and cars often pick up speed. Usually during morning rush hour the police stay at the bottom of the hill ready to greet them.
Boulder drive, rear area of City hall and near #160
Coming around the corned behind city hall the PD sits in the lot hidden from view. They also a few hundred yards down in the extreme left hand lane runing hand held radar. This is a 25 MPH zone. Posted signs are missing.
The City just approved a new law which puts all the money from tickets in an enterprise fund for the police departments benefit.
Ticketing is up 200% ….all over the city.
Corner of Temple St & Westminster St
Either cops hang out next to Il Ricordi (aka West Fitchburg Pizza) or up-top on temple street looking down onto Westminster St.
South Street near Ellis Street
Cops sit off road in the morning, can’t see them as you round the corner there’s a dip in the road