Senator wants to raise speed limits

Aug 23, 2013
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Senator Rick Jones says speed limits should match traffic patterns—and in parts of Michigan that means increasing speeds.

A Republican state senator from Grand Ledge says posted speed limits in Michigan ought to be higher and based on scientific studies, not political opinions. Sen. Rick Jones, former sheriff of Eaton County, said he wants to eliminate costly speed traps for drivers by adjusting speed limits to reflect actual traffic patterns.

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