The speed limit on a popular road in Yakima County has changed and authorities say they're watching for speeders. The Yakima County Sheriff's Office says the speed limit on Ahtanum Road from South 16th Avenue to just west of South 64th Avenue has been reduced from 50 mph to 45 mph.
A news release says the new speed is posted with new speed limit signs including flashing lights.
The Yakima County Sheriff’s Office Deputies will be monitoring the area to make sure that drivers are as the release says conforming to the new speed limit.