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File #: 170400    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 4/27/2017 In control: Committee on Streets and Services
On agenda: Final action: 6/15/2017
Title: Amending Section 12-701 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Designation of Bicycle Lanes," by authorizing the Department of Streets to designate a buffered bicycle lane, in the eastbound direction, on Chestnut Street from South 45th Street to South 34th Street, and to remove a travel lane on Chestnut Street in the same limits, under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Blackwell
Indexes: BICYCLES
Code sections: 12-701 - Bicycle Lanes
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy17040000.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
7/11/20170 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
6/15/20170 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
6/8/20170 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/8/20170 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
6/8/20170 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
5/25/20170 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
5/25/20170 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
5/25/20170 Committee on Streets and Services REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
4/27/20170 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available

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Amending Section 12-701 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Designation of Bicycle Lanes,” by authorizing the Department of Streets to designate a buffered bicycle lane, in the eastbound direction, on Chestnut Street from South 45th Street to South 34th Street, and to remove a travel lane on Chestnut Street in the same limits, under certain terms and conditions.

 

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 THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

 

SECTION 1. Section 12-701 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

 

§ 12-701. Designation of Bicycle Lanes.

 

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(2) The Department is authorized to designate a bicycle lane upon the following streets and regulate the operation and use of vehicles and bicycles upon such streets in a manner consistent with Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) regulations:

 

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(c) Chestnut Street, eastbound, from South 45th Street to South 34th  Street, and the removal of a travel lane in the same portion of Chestnut Street.

 

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SECTION 2. This Ordinance shall take effect on June 1, 2017.

 

 

 

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Explanation:

 

Italics indicate new matter added.

 

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