NOTICE is hereby given that at its meeting on October 8, 2014, the Board of County Commissioners of Converse County, WY reduced the speed limits on the following County roads: Irvine Rd (CR 1) and Anderson Dairy Rd (CR 2).
Resolution 12-14 also has penalties for violations of the posted speed limits and, in particular, for those vehicles with a gross vehicle weight (GVW) exceeding twenty-six thousand (26,000) pounds. The following language reflects the penalties:
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that every person convicted of a violation of this Resolution may be fined a maximum of five dollars ($5.00) per mile for each mile per hour in excess of the posted speed limit, but not less than twenty-five dollars ($25.00), and assessed Court costs.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that, in addition to any other penalty, every person convicted of violating this Converse County Resolution or any similar law or ordinance by exceeding the posted speed limit by six (6) or more miles per hour, while operating a vehicle or combination of vehicles with a gross vehicle weight or gross vehicle weight rating exceeding twenty-six thousand (26,000) pounds shall be fined three hundred dollars ($300.00).