Speed Limit on Billy Hext Road changing

Staff Report

NewsWest 9

How fast you can drive down Billy Hext Road in Odessa is changing.

On Wednesday night, the City Council approved to increase the speed limit from 45 to 50 miles per hour.

The change affects a newly built portion of the road.

Billy Hext runs between Highway 191 and Highway 80.

The city says the signs should be changed in the next few weeks.