RESOLUTION 2003 155
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE APPROVAL OF RESIDENTIAL COLLECTORS FOR THE PURPOSE OF DETERMINING STOP SIGN WARRANT CRITERIA IN THE VILLAGE.
WHEREAS, the Federal Highway Administrator has approved and issued the 2000 Millennium Edition of the Manual on Uniform Traffic control Devices (MUTCD) and the State of Illinois has adopted the official manual in January 2002; and
WHEREAS, Stop Sign Warrants may now use optional criteria with traffic volumes and accident data in an engineering study one of which includes the intersection of two residential neighborhood collector (through) streets of similar design and operating characteristics where multiway stop control would improve traffic operation characteristics of the intersection; and
WHEREAS, MUTCD Collector Definition is: In urban areas provides land access and traffic circulation within residential areas and connects to local highways; and
WHEREAS, the Traffic Advisory Committee and the Committee of the Whole have reviewed and approved the streets listed below.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE PRESIDENT AND BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE VILLAGE OF VERNON HILLS, LAKE COUNTY, ILLINOIS:
THAT, THE FOLLOWING STREETS ARE DESIGNATED RESIDENTIAL NEIGHBORHOOD COLLECTORS FOR THE PURPOSE OF DETERMINING STOP SIGN WARRANT CRITERIA.
Dated this 7th day of October, 2003.
Adopted by a roll call vote as follows:
AYES: 5- Cashman, Hebda, Koch, Weil, Williams
NAYS: 0- None
ABSENT AND NOT VOTING: 1- Duros
Roger L. Byrne
Jeanne M. Schwartz