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File #: 2021-2081    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Public Hearing
File created: 1/26/2021 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 2/23/2021 Final action:
Title: Commission District(s): 5 & 7 Traffic Calming Petition - Weelaunee Rd between Weelaunee Rd and River Rd. Cost to the County is $29,485.00.
Attachments: 1. Resolution - Weelaunee Rd, 2. Weelaunee Rd 2nd BOC Design

                                    

Public Hearing:  YES      NO                                                   Department: Public Works - Transportation                                     

 

SUBJECT:

Title

Commission District(s): 5 & 7

Traffic Calming Petition - Weelaunee Rd between Weelaunee Rd and River Rd. Cost to the County is $29,485.00.

 

Body

Information Contact: David Pelton

Phone Number: 770-492-5206

 

PURPOSE:

To consider adopting the attached resolution creating Traffic Calming District 21-15-02 in Land Lot 30 of the 15th District; to consider authorizing the installation of traffic calming measures (speed tables) and appropriate signage on Weelaunee Rd between Weelaunee Rd and River Rd; to consider assessing all properties in the affected area an annual maintenance cost of $25.00.   

 

NEED/IMPACT:

Speeding has been confirmed on Weelaunee Rd between Weelaunee Rd and River Rd, which meets the criteria for traffic calming measures.  Owners of 66.67% of the eligible properties in the identified affected area have signed the petition to have traffic calming measures installed.  The public hearing has been advertised and appropriate signs have been posted notifying residents in the area.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

The cost of initial installation of traffic calming measures is estimated to be $29,485.00.  All properties in the affected area will be assessed a yearly maintenance cost of $25.00 during the life of the traffic calming measures beginning the first year after installation.

 

RECOMMENDATION:

Recommended Action

Adopt the attached resolution to create Traffic Calming District 21-15-02 in Land Lot 30 of the 15th District; and Authorize the installation of traffic calming measures (speed tables) and appropriate signage on Weelaunee Rd between Weelaunee Rd and River Rd in the district; and assess all properties in the affected area of the district an annual $25.00 maintenance cost after the first year through the life of the traffic calming measures.