History. One of the first speed limits in what would become the United States
(at the time, still a British colony) was set in Boston in ...
On this day in History, Connecticut enacts first speed-limit law on May 21, 1901.
Learn more about what happened today on History.
Dec 9, 2007 ... American speed limits - history. There is a commonly-held belief outside the US
that the maximum speed on America's roads is 55mph.
Dec 7, 2012 ... Curious about the history of speed limits in the United States, I searched online
for more information. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety ...
Oct 23, 2012 ... A 40 mile stretch of a toll road between Austin and San Antonio, Texas will allow
drivers to go 85 miles per hour — the highest speed limit on ...
Nov 30, 2014 ... Speed limits have long been controversial in recent Montana history. Here's a
look at changes to the speed limit in the state over the last 40 ...
Accident history. If nothing else, speed limits are great for learning from mistakes.
If officials see a sharp increase in accident rates on a stretch of road, a lower ...
No motor vehicle shall be run on any highway or public place outside the limits of
a city at a speed to exceed fifteen miles and hour, and no such vehicle shall, ...
Massachusetts established statewide speed limits in 1902. A person who drove a
motor vehicle faster than 10 miles per hour in a city or settled area, or 15 miles ...
Speed Limits Violate The Constitutional "Right to Travel". 10. Even Assuming .....
16 Am Jur 2d § 177. That principle is involved in the early history of speed laws.