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The faster alternative to I-35 reaches all-time high traffic

SH130 is becoming increasingly popular with drivers. (SH 130 Concession Company, LLC)

A Central Texas highway is gaining favor over I-35 for some drivers, a trend fueled by the region's tech hub status and rapidly growing populations.

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Austin rolls out speed limit changes and 14 other projects to slow down motorists
(City of Austin)

Austin Transportation Department workers update speed limit signs to 25 miles per hour throughout the city.

Downtown Austin speed limits have been reduced among other centrally located streets and neighborhood roads that are slowing down vehicles.

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Not so fast: City Council approves lowering speed limits across Austin
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Existing speed limits in Central Austin (left) and future, lower speed limits (right).

Austin drivers are going to have to start slowing down—and not just because there are more cars back on the road.

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