Stories tagged: speed limit
UPDATED: Sat., May 13, 2017, 8:50 p.m.
Nevada joins handful of states with spans of 80 mph driving
Of all the things you can do legally in Nevada but not most other places, driving 80 mph lately hasn’t been one of them.
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016
Looking Back: Past opinions add perspective
Looking Back reviews opinions published in The Spokesman-Review during this week in history. Seeing Reds, Oct. 1, 1956
Wed., May 11, 2016, 12:55 p.m.
Washington will not raise I-90 speed limit to 75
The state decided Wednesday it will not raise the speed limit to 75 mph along rural portions of Interstate 90 in Eastern Washington.
Wed., April 13, 2016, 4:05 p.m.
75 mph speed limit on part of I-90 considered by state
Washington is seeking public comment on a proposal to raise speed limits on a roughly 100-mile stretch of Interstate 90 in eastern Washington.
Thu., April 23, 2015
Gov. Inslee requires study before raising speed limit
OLYMPIA – Legislation that could raise highway speed limits to 75 mph in some parts of Washington was signed into law Wednesday by Gov. Jay Inslee. The bill, which will …
Wed., April 8, 2015, 9:39 p.m.
Senate approves plan to allow 75 mph speed limit
OLYMPIA – A proposal to allow the state Department of Transportation to raise highway speed limits to 75 mph will be decided by Gov. Jay Inslee.
Sat., Dec. 17, 2011
Speed limit lowered on Greenacres stretch
The Spokane Valley City Council heeded the wishes of Greenacres residents Tuesday with a split vote that lowered the speed limit on Mission Avenue between Flora and Barker roads from …
Thu., Nov. 17, 2011
Spokane Valley City Council sets speed trap
Spokane Valley City Council members removed one speed trap on Indiana Avenue Tuesday night and immediately replaced it with another. In doing so they also ignored the advice of their …
Sat., July 30, 2011
Speed limit change in Greenacres area denied
The Spokane Valley City Council decided Tuesday that speed limits will stay low in the Greenacres neighborhood. In a 4-3 vote, the council rejected a 35 mph speed limit on …
Thu., March 28, 1996
More Deputies Watch For Speeders On Country Homes Sheriff’s Department Doubles Size Of Traffic Patrol On Boulevard
Sheriff’s deputy Brett Garrett aims his radar gun toward traffic along Country Homes Boulevard. Photo by Shawn Jacobson/The Spokesman-Review