ODOT wants to set variable speed limits on interstates across Ohio

The Ohio Department of Transportation is seeking permission to change the speed limit on interstates statewide. Right now ODOT is allowed to impose variable speed limits based on road conditions on only a select few areas. When bad weather hits it can impact the safety conditions on the roads. That’s why ODOT is asking lawmakers to allow the department to have control over where to change the speed limit on interstates…