Perhaps you've heard: The North Texas Tollway Authority will, come September 1, most likely raise the speed limit on most area toll roads to 70 miles per hour following a full board vote one week from Wednesday. There will be some exceptions: For instance the Dallas North Tollway between Oak Lawn Avenue and Collin County will max out at 65. But, for the most part, Sammy Hagar will be delighted.
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So, what prompted this move? The so-called "speed study" below, which NTTA public information officer Sherita Coffelt was kind enough to send to Unfair Park today. As you can see, it's below, because that's the way I roll: Windows down, Foghat up.North Texas Tollway Authority Speed Study