Council Approves Speed Limit Changes
November 20, 2019
The Sidney City Council recently approved the third reading of an ordinance amending the speed limits throughout the city.
Areas undergoing change include Old Post Road to 45 mph, 50 mph on Illinois Street/U.S. Highway 30 from 1,200 feet east of Fifth Street to the junction with 17J, and residential streets moved from 20 mph to 25 mph.
“Really, its about making things consistent,” said Mayor Roger Galloway.
The new speed limits will be affective after the notice is published and new speed limit signs posted.
The council also approved a resolution authorizing year-end certification of th...