City of Atlanta
Georgia

Ordinance
18-O-1271

AN ORDINANCE BY COUNCILMEMBER JOYCE M. SHEPERD AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR OR HER DESIGNEE, TO INSTALL TRAFFIC CALMING DEVICES ON OSBORNE STREET, SW, BETWEEN EVANS DRIVE AND MURPHY AVENUE, IN ORDER TO REDUCE SPEEDING; TO WAIVE CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF SECTION 138-84(D) OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA CODE OF ORDINANCES; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.

Information

Department:Office of Research and Policy AnalysisSponsors:Councilmember, District 12 Joyce M Sheperd
Category:Personal Paper

Attachments

  1. Printout
  2. Osborne Street (Exhibits)

Body

WHEREAS, traffic and speeding on Osborne Street, SW is a public safety hazard to residents in the area; and

 

WHEREAS, the residents of Osborne Street, SW requested the Department of Public Works install traffic calming devices; and

 

WHEREAS, the Department of Public Works conducted a study which concluded the streets ‘satisfied the technical requirements for speed table installation’ (Exhibit A); and

 

WHEREAS, per Section 138-84(d) of the Code of Ordinances, to complete the approval process, 75% of the owners whose property fronts the street segments must affirm this project via petition; and

 

WHEREAS, the installation of traffic calming devices on Osborne Street, SW, between Evans Drive and Murphy Avenue (Exhibit B), will significantly reduce the public safety hazard to all residents and those visiting the area.

 

THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA, GEORGIA HEREBY ORDAINS as follows:

 

SECTION 1:  That the Mayor, or her designee, is authorized to install traffic calming devices on Osborne Street, SW, between Evans Drive and Murphy Avenue.

 

SECTION 2:  That the provision of Section 138-84(d) of the City of Atlanta Code of Ordinances, as it relates to petitions signed by seventy-five percent of the property owners in the study area, are hereby waived for the purpose of this ordinance only.

 

SECTION 3:  That all ordinances and parts of ordinances in conflict herewith, be and the same are hereby repealed.

 

 

Meeting History

May 7, 2018 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:REFERRED WITHOUT OBJECTION
May 16, 2018 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Carla Smith, District 1
SECONDER:J. P. Matzigkeit, District 8
AYES:Andre Dickens, Amir R Farokhi, J. P. Matzigkeit, Marci Collier Overstreet, Carla Smith
ABSENT:Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Dustin Hillis
May 21, 2018 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
May 30, 2018 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Andre Dickens, Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Amir R Farokhi, Dustin Hillis, J. P. Matzigkeit, Carla Smith
ABSENT:Marci Collier Overstreet
Jun 4, 2018 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jun 13, 2018 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Andre Dickens, Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Amir R Farokhi, Dustin Hillis, J. P. Matzigkeit, Marci Collier Overstreet, Carla Smith
Jun 18, 2018 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jun 27, 2018 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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Jul 2, 2018 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jul 11, 2018 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Andre Dickens, Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Amir R Farokhi, Dustin Hillis, J. P. Matzigkeit, Marci Collier Overstreet, Carla Smith
Aug 6, 2018 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Aug 15, 2018 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Andre Dickens, Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Amir R Farokhi, Dustin Hillis, J. P. Matzigkeit, Marci Collier Overstreet, Carla Smith
Aug 20, 2018 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Aug 29, 2018 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [4 TO 0]
AYES:Andre Dickens, Amir R Farokhi, Dustin Hillis, Marci Collier Overstreet
ABSENT:Natalyn Mosby Archibong
AWAY:J. P. Matzigkeit, Carla Smith
Sep 4, 2018 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Sep 12, 2018 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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Sep 17, 2018 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Sep 26, 2018 10:30 AM  Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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Oct 1, 2018 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Oct 15, 2018 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Oct 24, 2018 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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Nov 5, 2018 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Nov 14, 2018 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Nov 19, 2018 1:00 PM  Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Nov 28, 2018 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Dec 3, 2018 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Dec 12, 2018 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Jan 7, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jan 16, 2019 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Jan 22, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jan 30, 2019 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Feb 4, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Feb 13, 2019 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Feb 18, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Feb 27, 2019 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Mar 4, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Mar 13, 2019 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Mar 18, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Mar 27, 2019 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Apr 15, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Apr 24, 2019 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
May 6, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
May 15, 2019 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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Program Management Officer Cotena Alexander

RESULT:FAVORABLE [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Joyce M Sheperd, District 12
SECONDER:Marci Collier Overstreet, District 11
AYES:Andre Dickens, Matt Westmoreland, Amir R Farokhi, Jennifer N. Ide, Joyce M Sheperd, Marci Collier Overstreet, Carla Smith
May 20, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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ADOPTED BY A ROLL CALL VOTE OF 12 YEAS; 0 NAYS

RESULT:ADOPTED [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Felicia A Moore, Michael Julian Bond, Matt Westmoreland, Andre Dickens, Carla Smith, Amir R Farokhi, Antonio Brown, Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Jennifer N. Ide, Howard Shook, J. P. Matzigkeit, Dustin Hillis, Andrea L. Boone
ABSENT:Cleta Winslow, Marci Collier Overstreet, Joyce M Sheperd