City of Bowling Green, MO
Pike County
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Table I-A Speed Limits.

[CC 1996 Sch. I; CC 1977 § 76.140(1 — 14); Ord. No. 637 § 1, 6-8-1981; Ord. No. 656 § 1, 6-7-1982; Ord. No. 704 § 1, 5-8-1985; Ord. No. 743 § 1, 7-6-1987; Ord. No. 772 §§ 1, 2, 4-10-1989; Ord. No. 798 § II, 2-5-1990; Ord. No. 819 § 1, 3-4-1991; Ord. No. 844 § 1, 3-9-1992; Ord. No. 848 § 1, 4-6-1992; Ord. No. 899 §§ I — II, 3-7-1994; Ord. No. 925 § I, 3-10-1995; Ord. No. 1017, 7-7-1997; Ord. No. 1026 § I, 11-11-1997; Ord. No. 1028 § II, 12-8-1997; Ord. No. 1042 § II, 4-6-1998; Ord. No. 1047 § I, 7-8-1998; Ord. No. 1145 § I, 5-15-2000; Ord. No. 1248 § I, 11-19-2001; Ord. No. 1267 § I, 11-19-2001; Ord. No. 1332 § I, 11-18-2002; Ord. No. 1368 § I, 8-19-2003; Ord. No. 1455 § I, 12-20-2004; Ord. No. 1513 §§ I — II, 2-27-2006; Ord. No. 1575 § I, 11-20-2007]
No person shall operate a vehicle within the Congested District (see Sch. IV) at a rate of speed in excess of twenty (20) miles per hour or outside the Congested District but within the corporate limits of Bowling Green at a rate of speed exceeding twenty-five (25) miles per hour except as hereinafter otherwise provided:
Location
Speed
11th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th and 20th Streets, those portions of said streets, which are located between Main Street and Adams Street
20 mph
Adams Street to the junction with Route 54
35 mph
Airport Road, within the City limits
45 mph
Bibb Drive
20 mph
Broadway Street to the beginning of the Congested District
25 mph
Business Highway 54:
West from City limits of Highway 54 east to a point eight hundred (800) feet west of the intersection of said highway with North 15th Street
55 mph
West from City limits east to a point eight hundred (800) feet west of the intersection of said highway with North 15th Street
45 mph
Beginning at said point of intersection, stated above, of Business Highway 54 west with the intersection of North 15th Street east to the east City limits
Business Highway 61 a/k/a Business Highway 161 from its intersection with Highway 61 west and north to its intersection with Adams Street
35 mph
City park, on all roads located within the park
15 mph
East Champ Clark Drive from its intersection with Hickman Drive east to the State highway right-of-way
25 mph
Fairground's Road from St. Charles Street to the south park limits
15 mph
Highway 61 within the corporate City limits (not including any portion of Business Highway 61)
45 mph
Industrial Park Drive from its intersection with Highway 54 to its intersection with Airport Road
45 mph
Jefferson Drive
20 mph
Locust Street, from its intersection with Business Highway 61 west to 16th Street
25 mph
Martin Street from its intersection with Taylor Street west to its intersection with Court Street
25 mph
North Main Cross (Route AA):
From the City limits south to a point four hundred (400) feet south of the City limits
35 mph
From that point south to the intersection of North Main Cross with Lee Street
30 mph
From Lee Street southbound until the Congested District
25 mph
North St. Charles Street from East Locust to the termination of the street
20 mph
Route 54 north to the City limits
35 mph
South Court Street:
From U.S. Highway 61 to Adams Street
35 mph
From Adams Street to South Street
30 mph
From South Street to Main Street
20 mph
South St. Charles Street from Champ Clark Drive to Fairground's Road
20 mph
Southway Drive
15 mph
Taylor Street and Adams Street, portions of said streets, as follows:
From the intersection of Taylor Street and Highway 61 thence proceeding in an easterly direction on Taylor Street until said street intersects with a street owned by the Bowling Green "R-1" School District being a distance of approximately three (3) blocks. Then on Adams Street from the intersection of Adams Street with Court Street in the City of Bowling Green then proceeding in a westerly direction for a distance of approximately five (5) blocks to where said Adams Street intersects with a street owned by the Bowling Green "R-1" School District.
20 mph
On the one (1) block of Adams Street from the intersection of Adams Street and Court Street to the corner of Jefferson Drive
15 mph
Taylor Street from Business Highway 61 east to termination of Taylor Street
20 mph
West Adams Street from its intersection with Business Route 61 west to intersection with Twentieth Street
25 mph
West Church Street from U.S. Highway 61 to the beginning of the Congested District, being North Science Street
25 mph
West Main Street (Route Y) from the City limits to Broadway Street
35 mph