Speed Limits

  1. Local Jurisdiction

    Local jurisdictions have authority to establish reduced speed limits on the basis of engineering and traffic surveys.

  2. Speed Limit Establishment

    Read about how speed limits are established and how you might attempt to alter a speed limit in your community.

  3. Speed Limit Legislation

    Speed laws, as well as other traffic laws, are enacted by the State Legislature and compiled in the California Vehicle Code (CVC).

  4. Traffic Control Devices

    Explore options for traffic control in your community.