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Record #: O2016-2588   
Type: Ordinance Status: Failed to Pass
Intro date: 4/13/2016 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Pedestrian and Traffic Safety
Final action:
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Section 9-101-040 regarding minimum number and visibility of notification signs posted along roadways monitored by automated speed enforcement system
Sponsors: Maldonado, Roberto, Solis, Daniel, Reboyras, Ariel, Mitts, Emma, Harris, Michelle A., Zalewski, Michael R., Pawar, Ameya, Cappleman, James, Beale, Anthony, Sadlowski Garza, Susan, Napolitano, Anthony V., Arena, John, Ervin, Jason C., Sposato, Nicholas, Hopkins, Brian , Moreno, Proco Joe, Thompson, Patrick D., Sawyer, Roderick T., Lopez, Raymond A., Scott, Jr. Michael, Smith, Michele, Taliaferro, Chris, Hairston, Leslie A., Munoz, Ricardo, Villegas, Gilbert, Ramirez-Rosa, Carlos, Moore, Joseph, Mell, Deborah, Austin, Carrie M.
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 9 - Vehicles, Traffic & Rail Transportation - Ch. 101 Radar Based Mobile Photo Speed Enforcement Program
Attachments: 1. O2016-2588.pdf
Related files: R2019-362





April 13, 2016 Aid. Roberto Maldonado, 26th Ward Committee on Pedestrian and Traffic Safety Ordinance Requiring Additional Signs Warning Drivers Approaching Automated Speed Enforcement System











SECTION 1.   Section 9-101-040 of the Municipal Code of Chicago is hereby amended by inserting the language underscored, as follows:

9-101-040 Standards of operation - Compliance with statute.

(a)                     The operation of an automated speed enforcement system, including the
placement and posting of signs, statistical analysis reporting requirements or any information
required to be available to the public on the city's website shall comply with the applicable
provisions of Section 11-208.8 of the Illinois Vehicle Code, 625 ILCS 5/11-208.8.

(b)                     The training of technicians and testing of the equipment used in an automated
speed enforcement system shall comply with Section 11-208.3 of the Illinois Vehicle Code, 625
ILCS 5/11-208.3.

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(c)      The commissioner of transportation is authorized to post signs in conformance .twith the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices ("MUTCD") and Illinois Vehicle Code which-^ indicate that a roadway is being monitored by an automated speed enforcement system and the speed limit. No less than three such signs visible to traffic approaching the automated speed enforcement system shall be posted, at locations and intervals consistent with the MUTCD a Illinois Vehicle Code, along the roadway monitored by that system. The commissioner is fj authorized to post signs which indicate that an area is a safety zone.

Roberto Maldonado Aldej^nafrr26^Ward

SECTION 2.  This ordinance shall take effect its passage and publ