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ORDINANCE NO. _/ L—jq <br /> AN ORDINANCE AMENDING RESOLUTION 170-85 <br /> AND <br /> REPLACING ORDINANCE 35-15 <br /> CHANGING THE SPEED LIMIT ON SAND HILL ROAD <br /> IN MASON COUNTY <br /> WHEREAS,Mason County Code No. 10.52.325 and RCW 46.61.440 designates that a County <br /> may create a school or playground speed zones in which it is unlawful to operate a vehicle at a speed in <br /> excess of twenty miles per hour,and, <br /> WHEREAS, the Revised Code of Washington RCW 46.61.415 permits local authorities to <br /> establish or alter maximum legal speed limits pursuant to RCW 46.61.400 on County road within their <br /> jurisdiction based on engineering and traffic investigation;and <br /> WHEREAS,Mason County previously established the speed limits for the school zone on Sand <br /> Hill Road on July 14,2015 under Ordinance 35-15 and an alternate speed limit for the rest of Sand Hill <br /> Road on December 31, 1985 under Resolution 170-85,along with another county road. <br /> WHEREAS, the Mason County Public Works Department has conducted an engineering and <br /> traffic investigation on Sand Hill Road;and <br /> WHEREAS, County Commissioners held a public hearing and received public testimony <br /> regarding the speed limit zones on Sand Hill Road. <br /> WHEREAS,the County Engineer has reviewed the engineering traffic investigation <br /> recommendations and has determined the school zone be removed and playground zone and speed <br /> limit zone be established is warranted as shown,with the entire road posting showing as follows: <br /> NORTHBOUND <br /> ROAD NO. ROAD NAME SPEED M.P.- M.P. <br /> 86070 Sand Hill Rd 35 0.00-0.822 <br /> 20 0.822— 1.012 <br /> 35 1.012—5.796 <br /> SOUTHBOUND <br /> ROAD NO. ROAD NAME SPEED M.P.- M.P. <br /> 86070 Sand Hill Rd 35 0.00-0.746 <br /> 20 0.746—0.935 <br /> 35 0.935—5.796 <br /> THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that this ordinance amends that portion of Resolution <br /> 170-85 pertaining to Sand Hill Road and replaces Ordinance 35-15; <br /> THEREFORE,BE IT RESOLVED AND ORDERED, that the speed limit is effective, as <br /> soon as posted, as shown above for Sand Hill Road and the County Engineer is directed to erect the <br /> necessary signs in conformity herewith. <br /> DATED this of ,(UDI/ ,2019. <br /> BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS <br /> MASON COUNTY,WASHINGTON <br />