70 mph http://northernpublicradio.org en Step On It In 2014: Higher Speed Limit On The Way http://northernpublicradio.org/post/step-it-2014-higher-speed-limit-way <p>Drivers will be able to legally go five miles an hour faster on most Illinois highways, beginning in January.&nbsp; Governor Pat Quinn has signed a new law increasing the speed limit to 70 miles an hour.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 22:55:13 +0000 Susan Stephens & Amanda Vinicky 34821 at http://northernpublicradio.org Step On It In 2014: Higher Speed Limit On The Way