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An Ordinance to adopt Personal Transportation Vehicle (PTV) Plan pursuant to state law which will allow the use of PTV’s on designated street segments in the Uptown area; and for other purposes.


Section 1.

There is hereby enacted a new Article XXI to Chapter 20 of the Columbus Code which shall read as follows:
Article XXI. Columbus Consolidated Government Plan for Personal Transportation Vehicles

Sec. 20-21.1 Based on the Columbus Police Chief and the Columbus Traffic Engineer’s determination that certain public street segments in Columbus, Georgia are suitable to safely accommodate both regular vehicular traffic and Personal Transportation Vehicles as defined in O.C.G.A. 40-1-1(43.1)(“PTVs), the use of PTV’s will be permitted on the public street segments identified in paragraph 1 if the conditions set forth in paragraphs 2 through 10 below are complied with.
Section 2.

This Ordinance, as amended from time to time, shall constitute the Columbus, GA Personal Transportation Vehicle Plan enacted in accordance with the provisions O.C.G.A. 40-6-363, et. seq.
Section 3.

All ordinances and parts of ordinances in conflict with this ordinance are hereby repealed.

Introduced at a regular meeting of the Council of Columbus, Georgia, held on the 24th day of March, 2015; introduced a second time at a regular meeting of said Council held on the 31st day of March, 2015, and adopted at said meeting by the affirmative vote of members of Council.

Councilor Allen voting_________.
Councilor Baker voting_________.
Councilor Barnes voting________.
Councilor Buck voting__________.
Councilor Davis voting_________.
Councilor Henderson voting_____.
Councilor Huff voting__________.
Councilor Pugh voting__________.
Councilor Thomas voting________.
Councilor Woodson voting_______.

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Tiny B. Washington, Clerk of Council Teresa Pike Tomlinson, Mayor