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Record #: SO2016-5491   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 6/22/2016 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Pedestrian and Traffic Safety
Final action: 6/22/2016
Title: Vehicle weight limitations - 5 tons - establish
Sponsors: Hairston, Leslie A., Santiago, Milagros
Attachments: 1. SO2016-5491.pdf
Related files: O2016-1086, O2015-5848

WEIGHT LIMITATIONS

 

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO:

 

 

SECTION 1. Pursuant to Title 9, Chapter 72, Section 030 of the Municipal Code of Chicago, the Maximum Weight Permitted to be carried by any truck or commercial vehicle upon the following public ways between the limits indicated except for the purpose of delivering or picking up material or merchandise shall be as follows:

 

 

WARD                     WEIGHT LIMITATIONS:

 

5                     5600 South Harper Avenue; South Harper Avenue from East 59th Street to East 57th

Street; Weight Limitation 5 - Tons - (15-04946564) [02015-5848]

 

31                     West George Street; West George Street east of North Cicero Avenue; Weight

Limitations 5 - Tons - (16-02158348) [O2016-1086]

 

 

 

SECTION 2. This ordinance shall take effect and be in force here in after its passage and publication.

 

CHICAGO, JUNE 22, 2016

 

 

To the President and Members ofthe City Council:

 

Your Committee on Pedestrian and Traffic Safety, to which were referred proposed ordinance(s) and/or order(s) to establish and/or amend allowable Weight Limits for trucks and commercial vehicles on portions of designated streets, begs leave to recommend that Your Honorable Body DO PASS the proposed substitute ordinance(s) and/or order(s) submitted herewith.

 

This recommendation was concurred in by all members of the Committee present, with no dissenting votes.

 

Respectfully submitted,

Walter Burnett, Jr. Chairman,

Committee on Pedestrian and Traffic Safety