ORDINANCE
NO.________


AN ORDINANCE REGULATING VEHICULAR TRAFFIC IN COLUMBUS, GEORGIA BY ESTABLISHING NO PARKING ANYTIME ZONES ALONG THE NORTH AND SOUTH CURBS OF MIDTOWN DRIVE AND ALONG THE EAST AND WEST CURBS OF CITIZENS WAY; ESTABLISHING FOUR-HOUR PARKING ZONES ALONG THE SOUTH CURB OF MIDTOWN DRIVE; ESTABLISHING RESTRICTED PARKING ZONES FOR THE HANDICAPPED, PUBLIC SAFETY AGENCIES, AND COURIERS ALONG THE WEST CURB OF CITIZENS WAY; AUTHORIZING THE INSTALLATION OF OFFICIAL TRAFFIC CONTROL SIGNS INDICATING THESE PARKING RESTRICTIONS; REPEALING ANY CONFLICTING ORDINANCES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
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THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA HEREBY ORDAINS:
SECTION I.

A. MIDTOWN DRIVE

A “No Parking Anytime” zone shall be established along the north curb of Midtown Drive beginning at the east curb of Rigdon Road and running easterly to the west curb of Boxwood Boulevard.

A “No Parking Anytime” zone shall be established along the south curb of Midtown Drive beginning at the east curb of Rigdon Road and running easterly for a distance of 340 feet, then along the south curb beginning at a point 728 feet from the east curb of Rigdon Road and running easterly for a distance of 382 feet, then along the south curb beginning at a point 1,333 feet from the east curb of Rigdon Road and running easterly to the west curb of Boxwood Boulevard.

A “Four Hour Parking” zone shall be established along the south curb of Midtown Drive beginning 340 feet from the east curb of Rigdon Road and running easterly for a distance of 388 feet, then along the south curb beginning at a point 1,110 feet from the east curb of Rigdon Road and running easterly for a distance of 223 feet.

B. CITIZENS WAY

A “No Parking Anytime” zone shall be established along the east side of Citizens Way beginning at the south curb of Macon Road and running southerly to the north curb of the Midtown Drive roundabout.

A “No Parking Anytime” zone shall be established along the west side of Citizens Way beginning at the south curb of Macon Road and running southerly for a distance of 410 feet, then along the west curb beginning at a point 465 feet from the south curb of Macon Road and running southerly for a distance of 9 feet, then along the west curb beginning at a point 654 feet from the south curb of Macon Road and running southerly to the north curb of the Midtown Drive roundabout.

A “Reserved Parking for Public Safety” zone shall be established along the west side of Citizens Way beginning 410 feet from the south curb of Macon Road and running southerly for a distance of 55 feet.

A “Handicap Parking” zone with a four (4) hour time limit shall be established along the west side of Citizens Way beginning 474 feet from the south curb of Macon Road and running southerly for a distance of 107 feet.

A “15 Minute Parking” zone for loading and unloading shall be established along the west side of Citizens Way beginning 581 feet from the south curb line of Macon Road and running southerly for a distance of 73 feet.

SECTION II.

The Columbus Consolidated Government and the Muscogee County School District are hereby authorized to designate Reserved Parking Spaces within their respective properties for surface parking lots and parking garages within the boundaries of Macon Road, Boxwood Boulevard, Midtown Drive and Rigdon Road. Anyone violating said Reserved Parking Spaces shall be subject to citations in accordance with the parking regulations of the Columbus Consolidated Government.
SECTION III.

The official traffic control signs shall be installed indicating the “No Parking Anytime” and “Restricted Parking” zones described here within Section I.
SECTION IV.

All ordinances and parts of any ordinance in conflict with this ordinance are hereby repealed.
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Introduced at a regular meeting of the Council of Columbus, Georgia, held on the 24th day of September 2013; introduced a second time at a regular meeting of said Council held on the day of _________ 2013, and adopted at said meeting by the affirmative vote of members of Council.


Councilor Allen voting_____________.
Councilor Baker voting_____________.
Councilor Barnes voting____________.
Councilor Davis voting_____________.
Councilor Henderson voting_________.
Councilor Huff voting______________.
Councilor McDaniel voting__________.
Councilor Thomas voting____________.
Councilor Pugh voting______________.
Councilor Woodson voting___________.



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Tiny B. Washington Teresa Pike Tomlinson
Clerk of Council Mayor