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File #: 180262    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 3/22/2018 In control: CITY COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action:
Title: Amending Section 12-701 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Bicycle Lanes," by authorizing the Department of Streets to designate bicycle lanes, in both directions, on Parkside Avenue from North 53rd Street to Bryn Mawr Avenue and authorizing the removal of travel lanes, in the same limits, all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Jones
Indexes: BICYCLES
Code sections: 12-701 - Bicycle Lanes
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy18026200.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
5/2/20180 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
4/19/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass16:0 Action details Not available
4/12/20180 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
4/12/20180 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
4/12/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
4/9/20180 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
4/9/20180 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
4/9/20180 Committee on Streets and Services REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
3/22/20180 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and Referred   Action details Not available

Title

Amending Section 12-701 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Bicycle Lanes,” by authorizing the Department of Streets to designate bicycle lanes, in both directions, on Parkside Avenue from North 53rd Street to Bryn Mawr Avenue and authorizing the removal of travel lanes, in the same limits, 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:

 

CHAPTER 12-700. BICYCLE LANES.

 

§ 12-701. Designation of Bicycle Lanes.

 

(1) A bicycle lane that requires the 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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(*) Parkside Avenue, from North 53rd Street to Bryn Mawr Avenue:  One bicycle lane in each direction and the removal of one travel lane in both directions.

 

SECTION 2. This Ordinance shall take effect immediately.

 

 

 

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Explanation:

 

Italics indicate new matter added.

 

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