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File #: 180016    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 1/25/2018 In control: Committee on Streets and Services
On agenda: Final action: 2/22/2018
Title: Amending Section 12-701 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Bicycle Lanes," by authorizing the Department of Streets to designate a bicycle lane, in the eastbound direction, on Race Street from North 8th Street to North 5th Street, and to remove a travel lane, in the eastbound direction, on Race Street, from North 8th Street to North 6th Street, all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Squilla
Indexes: BICYCLES
Code sections: 12-701 - Bicycle Lanes
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy18001600.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
3/6/20180 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
2/22/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
2/15/20180 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
2/15/20180 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
2/15/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
2/14/20180 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
2/14/20180 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
2/14/20180 Committee on Streets and Services REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
1/25/20180 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
Title
Amending Section 12-701 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Bicycle Lanes," by authorizing the Department of Streets to designate a bicycle lane, in the eastbound direction, on Race Street from North 8th Street to North 5th Street, and to remove a travel lane, in the eastbound direction, on Race Street, from North 8th Street to North 6th Street, all 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:

ยง 12-701. Designation of Bicycle Lanes.

(1) A bicycle lane that requires removal of a parking lane, a travel lane, or both, may be designated upon a street only when authorized by subsection (2) of this Section.

(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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(e) Race Street, eastbound, from North 8th Street to North 5th Street, and the removal of a travel lane on Race Street, eastbound, from North 8th Street to North 6th Street.

SECTION 2. This Ordinance shall be effective immediately.

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Explanation:

Italics indicate new matter added.


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