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File #: ORD. 2020-275    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 12/15/2020 In control: City Council
On agenda: 3/22/2021 Final action: 3/22/2021
Title: To erect all-way stop signs at the intersection of Lamont Street and Wilmington Avenue.
Patrons: Vice President Hilbert, Ann-Frances Lambert
Attachments: 1. Ord. No. 2020-275, 2. Impact statement - Ordinance 2020-275 - All-way stop at Lamont and Wilmin.._

Title

To erect all-way stop signs at the intersection of Lamont Street and Wilmington Avenue.

Body

WHEREAS, the intersection of Lamont Street and Wilmington Avenue is located in a populous residential area of the City; and                     

                     WHEREAS, it is the consensus of the Council that it would be in the best interest of the citizens of the City of Richmond and especially the citizens who reside near the aforesaid intersection to erect all-way stop signs at said intersection; and

                     WHEREAS, section 2-428 of the Code of the City of Richmond (2015), as amended, requires an appropriate study by the Department of Public Works prior to the adoption of an ordinance regulating motor vehicle traffic within the City; and

                     WHEREAS, this ordinance has been properly referred to the Department of Public Works, and more than 60 days have elapsed since such referral;

NOW, THEREFORE,

THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEREBY ORDAINS:

                     § 1.                     That all-way stop signs shall be erected at the intersection of Lamont Street and Wilmington Avenue.

                     § 2.                     This ordinance shall be in force and effect upon adoption or such other date as may be fixed by traffic order of the Director of Public Works if, prior to adoption, the all-way stop signs have been erected at the aforesaid intersection.