New York is considering tracking your speed in Thruway work zones, and you can share your thoughts

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC)— The New York State Thruway Authority is considering a new program to catch people speeding in work zones, and you can share your thoughts on that.

The authority Wednesday will hold a public hearing on the program.

As we’ve told you before, the pilot program would install speed monitors in work zones on the Thruway. The devices would take photos of the license plates to catch violators. Organizers say the goal is to make work zones safer for crews.

The hearing is set for 4 p.m. and can be viewed by clicking here. If you want to share a public comment, you can call 518-471-5300, or email and put down your name, phone number, and your email.