Thanks to Those at the Chandler Ostrich Festival

Just before the gates opened

The Chandler Ostrich Festival came at just the right time and couldn’t have gone better. Fresh off of the Chandler City Council members ignoring the will of the people in their own city, CameraFRAUD volunteers were able to capitalize on popular anti-photo radar sentiment. Thousands of signatures were gathered and the aisle by our booth was usually backed up with people waiting to sign.

Special thanks goes out to Chandler Police for their support of our cause and willingness to sign the Ban Photo Radar petition in uniform!

The Chandler Ostrich Festival typically has about 150k attendees over the weekend and is put on by Universal Fairs. Thanks to Brian from that organization for all the help. It’s just a shame we won’t be back next year because….

The Cameras Are Coming Down in November 2010!

signatures, signatures, signatures!

10 Responses to Thanks to Those at the Chandler Ostrich Festival

  1. Brent says:

    Nice work all! Great weather this weekend for such a productive and fun event.

  2. Sure says:

    Holy smokes! That was a good piece.

    • I like the little spin at the end about “speed related” crashes. Of course he doesn’t mention that means “variance of speed,” not necessarily exceeding the speed limit. Slow drivers (below the limit) cause accidents too.

  3. Sure says: is reporting a new front group for ATS and Redflex:

    Phoenix, AZ
    1,121 Volunteers

    Welcome to CameraFRAUD. We are united in our effort to get rid of every speed camera, red light camera, and photo radar van here in Arizona and across the country. We were suc…

    Check out this Meetup Group →

    • B says:

      Sounds like we’ll be hearing a LOT of procamera ads, brought to you by “APCO” this fall…

      It’s pretty lame that a company from the UK and Germany can meddle in domestic politics…

  4. Mike Waters says:

    “First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.”

    Mahatma Gandhi

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