How are speed limits set?
Maryland vehicle law sets basic speed limits for various classes of streets and highways. The law provides that these limits can be raised or lowered, based on the results of traffic engineering studies.

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1. How are speed limits set?
2. What are the maximum speed limits as set forth by Maryland statute?
3. What conditions influence speed limits?
4. What is a traffic engineering study?
5. What is the 85th percentile speed?