Speed Limits

The Ohio Senate has approved the state transportation budget after a committee dropped a proposal raising the speed limit to 75 mph on certain rural freeways and the turnpike.

Ohio Triple-A says it opposes the proposal to boost the speed limit to 75 mph on the Turnpike and rural interstate highways due to safety concerns.

The Ohio Senate has approved the 7 billion dollar, two year state transportation budget that includes a provision raising the speed limit to 75 mph on the Turnpike and rural interstates.

State transportation officials kicked off the road construction season yesterday with the announcement of 450-million-dollars in projects for the year. 

Governor Signs Transportation Bill

Apr 2, 2013

Ohio Governor John Kasich yesterday signed into law his 7.6 billion dollar state transportation budget.

Ohio Senate Approves Raising Highway Speed Limit

Mar 21, 2013

The Ohio Senate has approved a proposal to increase the speed limit on rural interstate highways to 70 mph.

The Ohio Senate has approved a proposal increasing car and truck speed limits to 70 mph on rural interstate highways.

Legislation Would Raise Highway Speed Limits

Mar 12, 2013

An Ohio Senate committee is scheduled to vote today on a plan to increase the speed limit to 70 miles an hour on some freeways.