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S.F. No. 3118 - County Authority to Increase Speed Limit to 60 Miles Per Hour (First Engrossment)
Author: Senator Torrey N. Westrom
Prepared By: Senate Counsel, Research and Fiscal Analysis (651/296-4791)
Date: March 21, 2018


S.F. No. 3118 allows the commissioner of transportation, at the request of a county board, to establish a speed limit in excess of 55 m.p.h., based on an engineering study.  The county must erect signs.  Alternately, a county board may, by resolution, increase the speed limit on a county road from 55 m.p.h. to 60 m.p.h. The county must erect appropriate signage.


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