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1984_01_11_O004The Town of Leesburg in Virginia PRESENTED January 11~ 1984 ORDINANCE NUMBER 84-0-4 ADOPTED January 11~ 1984 AN ORDINANCE: AMENDING SECTION 10-131 OF THE TOWN CODE WHEREAS, the annexation effective January 1, 1984 will make the town responsible for establishing the maximum speed limits on streets and highways added to the town's jurisdiction; and WHEREAS, an engineering and traffic investigation has been conducted by the town which substantiates the need to adjust speed limits within the expanded town; THEREFORE, ORDAINED by the Council of the Town of Leesburg in Virginia as follows: SECTION I. Section 10-131 of the Town Code is amended to read as follows: Sec. 10-131. Speed Limits The maximum speed limits on streets within town shall be 25 miles per hour, or as prescribed in this section, and no person shall drive a motor vehicle in excess of such maximum limits. Upon the following streets within the town, between the points hereinafter indicated, the maximum speed limit shall be the speed hereinafter indicated and no person shall drive a motor vehicle between such points in excess of such maximum speed limit: (a) King Street: 55 miles per hour from Balls Bluff Road to 500 feet north of the 1983 corporate limits. (b3 King Street: 35 miles per hour from 500 feet north of the 1983 corporate limits to the 1983 corporate limits. (c) King Street: 35 miles per hour from First Street to Governor's Dr i ye. -2- AMENDMENT REGARDING SPEED LIMITS (d) Kin~ Street: 45 miles per hour from Governor's Drive to Country Club Drive. (e) Edwards Ferry Road: 35 miles per hour from Plaza Street to the east corporate limits. (f) Kin~ Street: 55 miles per hour from Country Club Drive to the south corporate limits. (~) Market Street: 55 miles per hour from the east corporate limits to 600 feet east of Lawson Road. (h) Market Street: 45 miles per hour from 600 feet east of Lawson Road to 500 feet west of Lawson Road. (i) Market Street: 35 miles per hour from Route 15 by-pass (north entrance) to Ft. Evans Road. (j) Evergreen Mill Road: 35 miles per hour. (k) Masons Lane: 35 miles per hour from South Kin~ Street to Evergreen Mill Road. (1) Lon~ Lane: 35 miles per hour from Eversreen Mill Road to Sycolin Road. (m) Lawson Road: 35 miles per hour from Sycolin Road to 1200 feet east of Sycolin Road. (n) Sycolin Road: 45 miles per hour from the Route 15 by-pass to the south corporate limits. (o) Route 15 and Route 7 by-pass: 55 miles per hour exclusive of access ramps. SECTION II. The manager shall clearly indicate by markers or signs the maximum speed limits established by this ordinance. SECTION III. Ail prior ordinances and resolutions in conflict herewith are repealed. SECTION IV. This ordinance shall be effective upon the placement of appropriate signs and markers indicating the maximum speed limits established herein. PASSED this llth day of January , ATTE ST: '~7 Clerk of CoUncil Robert E. ~evila, M~yor Town of Leesburg