Agenda Report # 41
WHEREAS, the speed limit along this corridor is currently set at 65 m.p.h.; and,
WHEREAS, this Council deems it appropriate to request the Georgia Department of Transportation determine if it is appropriate to reduce the speed limit on certain sections of I-185 between J.R. Allen/U.S. 80 and Victory Drive/U.S. 280 due to the number of accidents that have been occurring.
NOW, THEREFORE, THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA, HEREBY RESOLVES AS FOLLOWS:
The City Manager is hereby requested to submit a request to the Georgia Department of Transportation to initiate a traffic study on certain segments of I-185 in Columbus-Muscogee County to determine if reducing the speed limit is appropriate. Let a copy of this resolution be submitted with the request.