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