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Council considers speed limit decrease on Dorr St.

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Toledo City Council is considering lowering the speed limit on a stretch of Dorr Street.

The speed limit is on Tuesday night's city council meeting agenda. Some members of council want to ask the Ohio Department of Transportation to lower the limit below the current 50 miles per hour.

Dorr Street is a state route, and the city can't make the change without state approval.

Some on council believe lower speeds will cut down on accidents and improve safety.

If ODOT agrees, the city would begin enforcing the lower speed limit immediately.

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