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RESOLUTION NO. 1072 OF 2016
RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING CITY TO MAINTAIN AND ENFORCE THE POSTED SPEED LIMIT OF TARBUTTON ROAD WITHIN THE LIMITS OF THE ROAD INTERCHANGE AND I-20 FRONTAGE ROAD PROJECT
WHEREAS, Waggoner Engineering, Inc. (“WEI”) has prepared a Design Exception/Design Waiver Form (the “Design Exception”) for State Project No. 451-05-0115/H.003298, Road Interchange and I-20 Frontage Road, I-20, Lincoln Parish (the “Project”); and,
WHEREAS, the posted speed limit on Tarbutton Road within the Limits of the Project (the “Project Limits”) is currently 45 miles per hour; and,
WHEREAS, the Design Exception requires that the posted speed limit of Tarbutton Road within the Project Limits be maintained and enforced at 25 miles per hour immediately following completion of construction of the Project; and,
WHEREAS, Ordinance No. 1423 of 2004, amended Chapter 26 of the Code of Ordinances of the City entitled “Traffic and Motor Vehicles,” by adding Sec. 26-4 authorizing the Chief of Police to establish speed limits for City streets;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA:
1. The City accept the conditions of the Design Exception prepared by WEI for the Project.
2. The City maintain a posted speed limit of 25 miles per hour on Tarbutton Road within the Project Limits following completion of construction of the Project.
3. The City enforce a posted speed limit of 25 miles per hour on Tarbutton Road within the Project Limits following completion of construction of the Project.
4. The Mayor is authorized and empowered to execute any and all documents relating to and/or necessary to complete the Project and to do any and all things necessary and proper to carry out this Resolution and to fulfill its objects and purposes.
5. This Resolution shall become effective upon final adoption and signature of the Mayor.
Said Resolution having been read and considered by a quorum of the Board of Aldermen, on motion to adopt by Alderman Jim Pearce and seconded by Alderman Bruce Siegmund, a record vote was taken and the following result was had:
YEA: ALDERWOMAN CAROLYN ELMORE CAGE
ALDERWOMAN ANGELA R. MAYFIELD
ALDERMAN JIM PEARCE
ALDERMAN BRUCE SIEGMUND
NAY: NONE
ABSENT: ALDERMAN JEDD LEWIS
WHEREUPON, the presiding officer declared the above Resolution duly adopted in full on this the 12th day of September, 2016.
ATTEST:
EMMETT GIBBS, CLERK
RONNY WALKER, MAYOR
1td: September 16, 2016

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