Department Of Transportation

(Source: CBS4)

AAA Waits For Meeting With Scott On Speed Limits

A well-known auto club is putting the pressure on Gov. Rick Scott to meet with him in person, in hopes of persuading him to veto a proposal which could increase speed limits on Florida highways.

05/09/2014

GM Safety VP Jeff Boyer (Photo Credit: General Motors)

GM Releases Video To Demonstrate Safety of Recalled Cars

One day after the Department of Transportation refused to order GM to pull recalled vehicles off the road, the auto company has released a video showing tests they’ve done on the recalled vehicles.

05/09/2014

(Source: CBS4)

House Gives Green Light To Higher Speed Limits

After a sometimes-emotional debate, a divided Florida House on Wednesday gave final approval to a proposal that could lead to 75 mph speed limits on some highways.

04/30/2014

Traffic Cars

Florida Senate OKs 75 MPH Speed Limits

Florida highway speed limits could be raised to 75 miles per hour under a bill passed by the Senate.

04/24/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Faster Highways Bill Speeding To House Floor

Over the objections of AAA, Florida lawmakers are closer to paving the way for some roads in the Sunshine State to be among the fastest east of the Mississippi.

CBS Miami–04/11/2014

(Source: Florida Dept. of Transportation)

Bill To Increase Speed Limit Facing Little Opposition

A bill that would increase the speed limit on Florida’s interstates from 70 to 75 mph are zipping through the state Legislature.

03/30/2014

Source: CBS4

Faster Highway En Route To Senate Floor

A measure that could raise the speed limits by 5 mph on Florida roads zipped through its final Senate stop on Thursday, despite bumping up against Appropriations Committee Chairman Joe Negron.

03/27/2014

I-595 Toll Lanes (source: CBS4)

New I-595 Reversible Toll Lanes Open To Drivers

Four years in the making, the reversible toll lanes on I-595 are scheduled to open Wednesday afternoon for a trial run with real traffic.

CBS Miami–03/26/2014

Driving_steering_Car-driver

Higher Speed Limit Bill Makes First Pass In House

A new bill that could increase speed limits is all geared up and is on the road to the House of Representatives, making its first House appearance on Tuesday.

03/04/2014

(Source:AP/Rob Carr)

Purple Heart Recipients Could Be Granted Free Tolls, Admissions

A new proposal would allow free tolls and park admissions for Purple Heart recipients living in Florida.

01/30/2014

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