City of Erie, PA
Erie County
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CROSS REFERENCES
Speed restrictions — See 75 Pa.C.S.A. Sec. 3361 et seq.
Maximum speed limits — See 75 Pa.C.S.A. Sec. 3362.
Speed timing devices — See 75 Pa.C.S.A. Sec. 3368.
[Ord. 35-1993 § 1, passed 5-5-1993]
The speed limit on all streets in the City, other than those which are part of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation System is 25 miles per hour, unless other speed limits are posted. This is based upon the traffic investigation studies and recommendations of the Traffic Engineer.
[Ord. 35-1993 § 1, passed 5-5-1993]
No increase in posted speed limits for any such street shall be permitted unless authorized by ordinance passed by Council and approved by the Mayor.
[Ord. 35-1993 § 1, passed 5-5-1993]
All speed limits posted within the City prior to the passage of this section are hereby approved and shall continue in force unless amended by further ordinances of Council.
[Ord. 35-1993 § 1, passed 5-5-1993]
Violations of the speed limits authorized and posted under this article shall be prosecuted under the Vehicle Code of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in like manner as violations of Commonwealth speed limits, and carry the same penalties authorized therein.