History. One of the first speed limits in the United States was set in Boston in
1701 by the board of selectmen (similar to a city ...
On this day in History, Connecticut enacts first speed-limit law on May 21, 1901.
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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 ...
Discover how your state decides on speed limits, see why they're important to ...
Here are some commonly posted speed limits by road type: ... Accident history.
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 ...
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, ...
Speed Limits A brief history of speed limits. Between 1865 and 1896 locomotives
on the highway had to be preceded by a pedestrian carrying a red flag and ...
Dec 25, 1998 ... Mon tana's one-of-a-kind daytime speed limit written in law as whatever speed is '
'reasonable and proper'' but widely interpreted as wide open ...