Series 105 2004 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 105-295; Ord. 18131; Amending Chapter 14 of the City Code as it relates to special pedestrian control signals
Bill No. B 180-04
amending Chapter 14 of the City Code as it relates to special pedestrian control signals;
fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS
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. 14-470. Pedestrian control signals.
Whenever special pedestrian control signals
exhibiting the words "Walk" or "Don't Walk" are
in place, such signals shall indicate as follows:
Walk Steady WALK or WALKING PERSON symbol conforming to those allowed
14-462. Pedestrians facing such signal may proceed across the roadway in the direction
of the signal and
shall be given the right-of-way by the drivers of all vehicles.
Flashing DONT WALK or flashing UPRAISED HAND conforming to those allowed by
Sec. 14-462. Indicates that a pedestrian shall not start to cross the roadway in the direction
signal indication, but that any pedestrian who has already started to cross on the steady WALK
or WALKING PERSON symbol signal indication shall proceed out of the traveled way and shall
be given the right of way by the drivers of all vehicles.
or Don't Walk Steady DONT WALK or UPRAISED HAND
symbol conforming to
those allowed by Sec. 14-462. No pedestrian shall start to cross the roadway in the direction
such signal , but any pedestrian who has partially completed his crossing on the walk signal
proceed to a sidewalk or safety zone while the wait signal is showing.
(4) If a pedestrian signal has number indication of the general time
available for the
pedestrian to complete a crossing movement (commonly referred to as a Pedestrian Countdown
Timer), the pedestrian signal shall conform to those allowed by Sec. 14-462 or the current
Federal Highway Administration Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices.
SECTION 2. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect
from and after its passage.
PASSED this 21st day of June, 2004.