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KTA Contract #5774

Bridge Painting in Butler, Lyon and Osage Counties
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KTA 5659

HMA Overlay from MM 0-13
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KTA CONTRACT 5572

Bridge Re-deck/Re-construction
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KTA Contract #5697

Asphalt Overlay, MM 183.6 to MM 198
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KTA Contract 5668

Construction of a Building
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KTA Fact

SPEED LIMIT CHANGES
1956 - 1957
Reasonable and Prudent

1957 - 1970
80 mph Maximum
40 mph Minimum

1970 - 1974
75 mph Maximum - Day
70 mph Maximum - Night
40 mph Minimum

1974 - 1987
55 mph Maximum

May 1987
65 mph on rural interstates
55 mph through town of 50,000 or more and from Emporia to Topeka

October 1987
Emporia to Topeka re-classified as I-335 and now 65 mph

1993
65 mph around Wichita & Topeka

1996
70 mph from Oklahoma line to I-70/435. 65 mph from I-70 to 18th St.

1997
Entire Turnpike changed to 70 mph

2011
Turnpike from K-7 near Bonner Springs south to Oklahoma border changed to 75 mph