2012-21

ORDINANCE DIRECTING THE SAFETY DIRECTOR TO AMEND THE MASTER TRAFFIC CONTROL PLAN BY PLACING STOP SIGNS UPON N. PROSPECT ST. AT COUNCIL ST. GIVEN THE RECOMMENDATION OF THE CITY ENGINEER AND THE EXPRESSED BASIS THEREFORE

WHEREAS, the Traffic Commission on March 5, 2012 determined it to be necessary and in the best interests to amend the Traffic Control Map by placing stops signs on N. Prospect St. at Council St. in anticipation of greatly increased traffic associated with the Aquatic Center, and

WHEREAS, the Traffic Commission considered the opinion of the City Engineer specifically taking into account his opinion on the egress and ingress of the new driveway/parking lot for the newly built Aquatics Center at Lincoln Park off of N. Prospect St.

BE IT ORDAINED, by the Council of the City of Marion, Marion County, Ohio:

SECTION 1. The Council determines it to be necessary to amend the City’s Traffic Control Plan/Map in regard to the intersection of N. Prospect St. and Council St. by installing and placing Stop Signs upon N. Prospect St stopping traffic on said street for both directions. This finding of the Traffic Commission and the Council after due deliberation, based in part upon the recommendation of the City Engineer, after the recent re-design of the driveway and parking lot of the newly built Aquatics Center. Therefore, the Safety Director is directed to place the additional signs at said intersection and shall ensure that the master traffic control plan/map is duly amended.

SECTION 2. This Ordinance shall take effect on the earliest date allowed by law.

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Dave Edwards
President of Council
Approved


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Mayor Scott Schertzer

ATTEST:


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Clerk of Council