2012-25

ORDINANCE DIRECTING THE SAFETY DIRECTOR TO AMEND THE MASTER TRAFFIC CONTROL PLAN BY CHANGING COUNCIL ST. TO A ONE-WAY STREET GOING WEST


WHEREAS, the Traffic Commission on March 20, 2012 determined it to be necessary and in the best interests to amend the Traffic Control Map by changing the traffic pattern on Council St. to a one-way going West due to the anticipation of greatly increased traffic associated with the Aquatic Center, and

WHEREAS, the Traffic Commission considered the recommendation of the Safety Director and taking into account the Chief of Police Traffic Survey and the information that was given to the Engineer from the Swifty Gas Station located on N. Main and Council.

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 traffic pattern on Council St. making it a one-way going West street from a 2-way. This finding of the Traffic Commission and the Council after due deliberation, based in part upon the recommendation of the Safety Director, and after the recent re-design of the driveway and parking lot of the newly built Aquatics Center. Therefore, the Safety Director is directed to make Council St. into a one-way street going west 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