Slow Down! Speeding Fines In School Zones Vary By Parish.

Slow Down And You Wont Get Fined.

August 13, 2019

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It's so easy to avoid School Zone fines. Don't speed!!! Period! 

If you do speed through a school zone in New Orleans and the metro area it will cost you a lot of money and court! Who has time and money for that? I know I don't that's why I dont speeeeeeeed through school zones and it put kids in danger. 

The fines vary by parish: 

Orleans Parish

Speeding School Zones 

 Speeding 1-9 miles over$157.50

 Speeding 10-14 miles over$257.50

 Speeding 15-20 miles over$282.50

 Speeding over 20 mphCourt Appearance

Jefferson Parish

If bus cameras catch drivers who ignore stop sign flashing red $400 fine. 

If caught speeding in a school zone by a police officer that's a mandatory court date.

Gretna the minimum fine is $342 if stopped by a police officer.

St. Tammany

Mandatory court date for speeding while in a school zone.

St. Bernard

Mandatory court date for speeding while in a school zone.

For full list of fines by parish CLICK HERE