speed limit

State News
2:41 pm
Tue December 2, 2014

Higher speed limit for trucks on Illinois highways

Trucks will be able to go the same speed as cars on urban interstate highways, now that the General Assembly has nixed a veto by Governor Pat Quinn.

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4:50 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

Quinn signs higher speed limit bill into law

Drivers will be able to legally go five miles an hour faster on most Illinois highways, beginning in January.  Governor Pat Quinn has signed a new law increasing the speed limit to 70 miles an hour.  IPR’s Amanda Vinicky has more.

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State News
8:15 am
Mon April 22, 2013

School zones may be put into effect more often

Drivers in Illinois would have to slow down near schools a lot more frequently under legislation making its way through the General Assembly. 

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