Section 103-244; Ord. 17279; Amending Chapter 14 Re: Speed Limits in Signed School Speed Limit Zones w/Flashing Yellow Lights


Ordinance No.            17279              Council Bill No.           B 141-02            

AN ORDINANCE

amending Chapter 14 of the City Code to change the speed limit in signed school speed limit zones with flashing yellow lights; 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.  Chapter 14 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Columbia, Missouri, is hereby amended as follows:

    Material to be deleted in strikeout; material to be added underlined.

Sec. 14-223. Speed restrictions on city streets.

(a)    No person shall drive a vehicle on any street at a greater speed than is reasonable and approved under conditions then and there existing.

(b)    No person shall, where no special hazard exists, drive a vehicle at a speed in excess of the following:

. . .

    (2)     Twenty miles per hour:

        a.    In the central business district and on Ninth Street from Elm Street to Conley Avenue.
        b.    In all signed school speed limit zones without flashing yellow lights between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on school days.

        c.    In the University of Missouri Campus, as defined in section 14-1, and on Rollins from College Avenue, east to its terminus.

        d.    On William Street from Broadway to Rollins Street.

        e.    On Ann Street from Broadway to Anthony Street.

        f.    On Anthony Street from William Street to Ann Street.

        g.    On Walnut Street from College Avenue to Melbourne Street.

         h.    In signed school speed limit zones with flashing yellow lights, when the yellow lights are flashing.
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    SECTION 2.  This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    PASSED this 6th day of May, 2002.