Chapter 11.20
SPEED REGULATIONS

Sections:

11.20.010    Repealed.

11.20.020    Repealed.

11.20.030    Increasing speed limit in certain zones.

11.20.040    Decrease of state law maximum speed.

11.20.050    Repealed.

11.20.010 State speed laws applicable.

Repealed by Ord. 1691.

11.20.020 Decrease of state speed limit at certain intersections.

Repealed by Ord. 1691.

11.20.030 Increasing speed limit in certain zones.

It is determined upon the basis of an engineering and traffic investigation that the speed permitted by state law upon the following streets is less than is necessary for safe operation of vehicles thereon by reason of the designation and sign-posting of said streets as arterial highways and/or by reason of widely spaced intersections and it is declared that the speed limit shall be as hereinafter set forth on those streets or parts of streets designated in this section at all times when signs are erected, giving notice thereof.

Arterial Streets

Limits

Speed Limit

76th Avenue W

North city limits to south city limits

30

68th Avenue W

188th Street SW to 208th Street SW

30

Olympic View Drive

168th Street SW to west city limits

30

66th Avenue W

212th Street SW to 214th Street SW

30

64th Avenue W

180th Street SW to S.R. 99

30

Scriber Lake Road

196th Street SW to 200th Street SW

30

Cedar Valley Road

200th Street SW to 204th Street SW

30

60th Avenue W

200th Street SW to 208th Street SW

30

52nd Avenue W

204th Street SW to south city limits

30

52nd Avenue W

North city limits to 176th Street SW

30

52nd Avenue W

S.R. 99 to 196th Street SW

30

50th Avenue W

196th Street SW to 200th Street SW

30

44th Avenue W

164th Street SW to 196th Street SW

30

44th Avenue W

All sections lying south of 196th Street SW within the city limits

35

33rd Avenue W

184th Street SW to Alderwood Mall Boulevard

30

36th Avenue W

North city limits to 37th Avenue W

35

37th Avenue W

36th Avenue W to 196th Street SW

35

Poplar Way

196th Street SW to south city limits

30

164th Street SW

East city limits to 44th Avenue W

30

168th Street SW

44th Avenue W to 62nd Avenue W

30

176th Street SW

44th Avenue W to Olympic View Drive

30

184th Street SW

Alderwood Mall Parkway to 36th Avenue W

35

188th Street SW

60th Avenue W to approximately 200 feet east of 33rd Avenue W

30

Alderwood Mall Boulevard

Alderwood Mall Parkway to 37th Avenue W

35

Alderwood Mall Boulevard

37th Avenue W to 44th Avenue W

30

Alderwood Mall Parkway

North city limits to Poplar Way

35

196th Street SW

All sections lying between the east and west city limit lines

35

200th Street SW

68th Avenue W to 44th Avenue W

30

204th Street SW

S.R. 99 to 52nd Avenue W

30

208th Street SW

West city limits to 52nd Avenue W

30

212th Street SW

All sections lying east of S.R. 99 within the city limits

35

(Ord. 2725 § 1, 2008; Ord. 2482, 2004; Ord. 1919 § 2, 1993; Ord. 1267 § 2, 1982; Ord. 625 § 1, 1971; Ord. 595 § 2, 1971; Ord. 219 § 24, 1964)

11.20.040 Decrease of state law maximum speed.

It is determined upon the basis of an engineering and traffic investigation that the speed permitted by state law upon the following streets is excessive for safe operation of vehicles and it is declared that the maximum speed limit shall be as hereinafter set forth on those streets or parts of streets herein designated at all times when signs are erected giving notice thereof:

Arterial Streets

Limits

Speed Limit

State Route 99

South city limits to north city limits

45

(Ord. 2725 § 1, 2008; Ord. 983 §§ 1, 2, 1978; Ord. 777 § 2, 1975)

11.20.050 Regulation of speed by traffic signals.

Repealed by Ord. 1691.