Texas' 85 mph Highway Opening Later This Month
The latest toll road in Central Texas is set to open later this month.
Operators of the newest segment to State Highway 130 – from Mustang Ridge to Interstate 10 near Seguin – announced this morning the road will be open on Oct. 24.
The 41-mile segment has gained national notoriety because it will have a posted speed limit of 85 miles an hour. As KUT News previoisly reported, It took a new law, passed in 2011, to get the new speed limit in place.
The San Antonio Express-News reports that the toll road will be free through Nov. 11.