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1984_11_28_O051The Town of Leesburg in Virginia ORDINANCE NO. AN ORDINANCE: PRESENTED November 28~ 1984 84-0-51 ADOPTED November 28~ 1984 AMENDING SECTION 16-50 OF THE TOWN CODE REGARDING SNOW EMERGENCIES WHEREAS, it has been recommended that certain changes be made to the designated snow emergency routes; and WHEREAS, these changes will provide a better service to the community: THEREFORE, ORDAINED by the Council of the Town of Leesburg in Virginia as follows: SECTION 1. Section 16-50 of Chapter 16 of the Town Code is amended to read as follows: Sec. 16-50. Snow emersency routes designated; in seneral. (a) The following streets within the town are to be designated as snow emergency routes and posted according to state standards at intervals of not less than 1500 feet as specified in the Virginia Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices for Streets and Highways: (1) Market Street from Fairview St., N.W. to the bridge at Rt. 15 By-Pass, N.E. (2) King Street from 500' North of Union St., N.W. to Country Club Drive, S.W. (3) Loudoun Street from Liberty Street to Harrison Street. (b) When a snow emergency is declared, the public works department shall use the best possible equipment and methods to clear the streets and high- ways in the town beginning with the snow emergency routes in the order listed in this section. If snow becomes packed or frozen, sand treated with a salt- calcium chloride mixture shall be used. (c) Snow emergency procedures shall remain in effect until all snow emergency routes have been cleared and designated safe by the town manager, not to exceed 24 hours from the last snow, sleet, hail or freezing rainfall. SECTION II. Ail prior ordinances in conflict herewith are repealed. -2- SECTION III. PASSED this ATTEST: This ordinance shall be in effect upon its passage. 28th day of November , 1984. Town of Leesburg Clerk of CoUncil