City of Atlanta
Georgia

Ordinance
14-O-1486

AN ORDINANCE BY COUNCILMEMBER NATALYN ARCHIBONG AUTHORIZING THE INSTALLATION OF ALL-WAY STOP SIGNS AT THE INTERSECTIONS OF GIBSON STREET, S.E. AND MAULDIN STREET, S.E.; GIBSON STREET, S.E. AND CUMMINGS STREET, S.E; HOLTZCLAW STREET, S.E. AND MAULDIN STREET, S.E.; AND CHESTER STREET, S.E. AND FULTON TERRACE, S.E.; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.

Information

Department:Council District 5Sponsors:Councilmember, District 5 Natalyn Mosby Archibong
Category:Personal PaperFunctions:None Required

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WHEREAS, the residents and surrounding property owners in the Reynoldstown neighborhood near the intersections of Gibson Street, S.E. and Mauldin Street, S.E., Gibson Street, S.E. and Cummings Street, S.E., Holtzclaw Street, S.E. and Mauldin Street, S.E., and Chester Street, S.E. and Fulton Terrace, S.E. have submitted requests to the City of Atlanta (“City”) for all-way stop signs to be installed at these intersections, expressing their concerns about the safety of the intersections; and

 

WHEREAS, the City has performed traffic studies and field investigations at the aforesaid intersections; and

 

WHEREAS, the analyses and field investigations have revealed that poor visibility and high traffic volume exists due to the topography of the neighborhood and adjacent buildings located near these intersections; and

 

WHEREAS, the City recommends the installation of all-way stop signs at the intersections of Gibson Street, S.E. and Mauldin Street, S.E., Gibson Street, S.E. and Cummings Street, S.E., Holtzclaw Street, S.E. and Mauldin Street, S.E., and Chester Street, S.E. and Fulton Terrace, S.E.

 

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

 

SECTION 1:              That the intersections of Gibson Street, S.E. and Mauldin Street, S.E., Gibson Street, S.E. and Cummings Street, S.E., Holtzclaw Street, S.E. and Mauldin Street, S.E., and Chester Street, S.E. and Fulton Terrace, S.E. be made all-way stops.

 

SECTION 2:              All ordinances and parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby waived for purposes of this Ordinance only, and only to the extent of the conflict.

 

Meeting History

Oct 6, 2014 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:REFERRED WITHOUT OBJECTION
Oct 15, 2014 10:30 AM Video Transportation Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:FAVORABLE [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Felicia A Moore, Clarence "C. T." Martin, Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Andre Dickens, Mary Norwood, Carla Smith
ABSENT:Alex Wan
Oct 20, 2014 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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ADOPTED BY A ROLL CALL VOTE OF 14 YEAS; 1 NAY

RESULT:ADOPTED [14 TO 1]
MOVER:Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Councilmember, District 5
AYES:Mary Norwood, Andre Dickens, Carla Smith, Kwanza Hall, Ivory Lee Young Jr., Cleta Winslow, Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Alex Wan, Howard Shook, Yolanda Adrean, Felicia A Moore, Clarence "C. T." Martin, Keisha Lance Bottoms, Joyce M Sheperd
NAYS:Michael Julian Bond