• Drivers to get warnings as new red light cameras begin Saturday

    By: KIRO 7 News Staff


    KENT, Wash. - Drivers are being warned by Kent police that red light traffic camera enforcement will begin Saturday at three intersections where cameras were recently installed.

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    Police said violators will receive a written warning in the mail as the enforcement starts with a 30-day warning period lasting from July 13 to Aug. 11.

    After the 30 days, violators will begin receiving $136 infractions in the mail, officials said.

    The cameras were installed at the following intersections:

    • Central Avenue and Smith Street
    • Central and James Street
    • Kent Des Moines Road and Pacific Highway South


    This is the first phase of a two-phase project involving red light traffic cameras, officials said.

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