New 70 MPH Signs Popping Up Around Stateline

Published 01/11 2014 07:00PM

Updated 01/11 2014 07:07PM

70 mile per hour signs have started popping up around the area. For example a new sign is located on Interstate 90 near Riverside Boulevard in Rockford.

Starting January 1st a new state law increased the maximum speed on rural interstate highways from 65 MPH to 70 MPH.

Motorists should not begin driving the higher speed unless a new sign is posted.

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