Illinois: Will County committee votes against license plate reading cameras proposal

The village of New Lenox and its police department, along with three other municipalities in Will County, requested that license plate-reading cameras be installed on county poles at busy intersections as a tool to catch criminals entering and leaving town.┬áThe initial request was brought forward Sept. 3 at the Will County Public Works and Transportation Committee meeting. The board then voted 6-3 against the proposal…