City of Peoria Transportation Commission Met April 18
City of Peoria Transportation Commission met at 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 18.
The Transportation (formerly Traffic) Commission is responsible for making recommendations to City Council on matters pertaining to traffic safety, roadway improvement, traffic education, and land use. This Committee meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 3:00pm at 3505 N Dries Lane, Room 113.
CITY OF PEORIA – TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION
REGULAR BUSINESS MEETING
TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2017
MINUTES – Regular Meeting of February 21, 2017
DISCUSSION NOTES – Complete Streets Seminar of March 21, 2017
ITEM NO. 1: CONSIDERATION of the Following Request(s) AMENDING the TRAFFIC CODE of the City of Peoria, As Needed:
A. UPDATE: Information as requested for NORTH ORANGE PRAIRIE RD (War Memorial Drive to Fieldstone Drive) from 40 MPH to 30 MPH [District 5];
B. Petition and Letter to City Manager Urich from DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION OF PEORIA to Establish TWO-HOUR PARKING from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Weekdays in the WAREHOUSE DISTRICT, on SW ADAMS STREET (Between Spencer and Walnut) and on SPENCER, PERSIMMON, MAPLE, MAY, OAK, STATE & WALNUT STREETS (Between SW Washington Street and SW Jefferson Avenue), with attached Location Maps (Amends Schedule E). [District 1]
C. Request from Staff with concurrence from Peoria Public Schools staff to remove obsolete school Flashers at intersections of PERRY & HANCOCK and MONROE & HANCOCK and replace with crosswalk signage. [District 1]
D. Request from Peoria Public Schools to change the stop configuration at the intersection of FOLKERS and FREMONT (Amends Schedule J – All Way Stop). [District 1]
E. Request from Peoria Public Schools to change the stop configuration to all-way stop at the intersection of FOLKERS and HUMBOLDT (Amends Schedule J – All Way Stop). [District 1]
ITEM NO. 2: REVIEW and DISCUSSION of BICYCLE WAYFINDING PLAN, with
RECOMMENDATION to CITY COUNCIL for ADOPTION.
A Bicycle Wayfinding Plan has been developed for the City by Alta Planning + Design. This plan will help guide staff for location and styles of wayfinding signage for bicycle routes and trails. Copies of the draft guidebook have been distributed to the Commission for discussion and recommendation to City Council.
ITEM NO. 3: DISCUSSION of Transportation Commission WORK ITEMS:
A. DISCUSSION and DEVELOPMENT of a TRAFFIC CALMING POLICY, Including Content and Schedule for Completion:
TUESDAY, MAY 16, 2017