speed limit http://peoriapublicradio.org en Quinn signs higher speed limit bill into law http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-signs-higher-speed-limit-bill-law <p>Drivers will be able to legally go five miles an hour faster on most Illinois highways, beginning in January. &nbsp;Governor Pat Quinn has signed a new law increasing the speed limit to 70 miles an hour. &nbsp;IPR’s Amanda Vinicky has more.</p><p></p><p></p><p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 21:50:23 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 10635 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn signs higher speed limit bill into law School zones may be put into effect more often http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/school-zones-may-be-put-effect-more-often <p></p><div>Drivers in Illinois would have to slow down near schools a lot more frequently under legislation making its way through the General Assembly.&nbsp;</div><div> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 13:15:12 +0000 Denise Molina 4362 at http://peoriapublicradio.org School zones may be put into effect more often