Section 101-243 Ord. 16445; Installation of Traffic Calming Devices in Woodridge Subdivision


Ordinance No.           16445               Council Bill No.           B 135-00            

AN ORDINANCE

declaring it is in the public interest to proceed with the installation of traffic calming devices in  Woodridge Subdivision; approving plans and specifications for the improvements; determining that the work shall be done by City employees; providing for payment for the improvement; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1.  Subsequent to the adoption of a resolution by the City Council, declaring the necessity for the installation of traffic calming improvements in Woodridge Subdivision and pursuant to the publication of the resolution in a daily newspaper of general circulation in the City of Columbia, Missouri, and the affidavit of publication filed; and after a public hearing as provided for in Section 75 of the Home Rule Charter, the Council finds and determines construction of such improvements, including three speed humps on Berrywood Drive, a traffic circle at the intersection of Lansing Avenue and Arbor Drive, a traffic circle at the intersection of Woodridge Drive and Evergreen Lane, are necessary for the welfare and improvement of the City and that it is in the public interest that such improvements be made.

    SECTION 2.  The plans and specifications for these improvements as prepared by the Department of Public Works and filed in the office of the City Clerk, are hereby approved, adopted and made a part hereof by reference as fully as if set forth herein verbatim.

    SECTION 3.  As deemed advisable by the City Manager pursuant to Section 70 of the City Charter, City employees shall be used to construct the improvements.

    SECTION 4.  Payment for this improvement shall be made from Capital Improvement Sales Tax Fund, and such other funds as may be lawfully appropriated.

    SECTION 5.  This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    PASSED this 15th day of May, 2000.