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File #: 2018-0291    Version: Name: Request LDOTD to install “Advanced Warning Flashers” next to the east bound lane of Highway 90 before the traffic signal at WPA Road (Hwy. 632) in Des Allemands
Type: Resolution Status: Approved
File created: 10/15/2018 In control: Parish Council
On agenda: 10/15/2018 Final action: 10/15/2018
Enactment date: Enactment #: 6377
Title: A resolution requesting the Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development to install "Advanced Warning Flashers" next to the east bound lane of Highway 90 before the traffic signal at WPA Road (Hwy. 632) in Des Allemands.
Sponsors: Lawrence 'Larry' Cochran, Wendy Benedetto, Paul J. Hogan, Terrell D. Wilson, Mary K. Clulee, John R. 'Dick' Gibbs, William Billy Woodruff, Marilyn B. Bellock, Traci A. Fletcher, Julia Fisher-Perrier
Indexes: Des Allemands (Bayou), Town of, Highway Dept.
Attachments: 1. 2018-0291 Final Reso, 2. 2018-0291 DOTD letter
Related files: 2003-0343, 2000-0028, 2008-0113, 2015-0239, 2016-0258, 2017-0222, 2006-0110
2018-0291
INTRODUCED BY: LARRY COCHRAN, PARISH PRESIDENT
ST. CHARLES PARISH COUNCIL
RESOLUTION NO.
Title
A resolution requesting the Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development to install "Advanced Warning Flashers" next to the east bound lane of Highway 90 before the traffic signal at WPA Road (Hwy. 632) in Des Allemands.
Body
WHEREAS, Highway 90 is a very heavily traveled roadway; and,
WHEREAS, traveling east bound from Lafourche Parish, there exist the potential for vehicles, especially large trucks, to travel this area at a high rate of speed making it difficult to stop without prior warning; and,
WHEREAS, school buses and other vehicular traffic are placed in danger due to drivers not knowing that they are approaching a traffic signal at Hwy. 632.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, THAT WE, THE MEMBERS OF THE ST. CHARLES PARISH COUNCIL, do hereby request the Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development to install "Advanced Warning Flashers" next to the east bound lane of Highway 90 before the traffic signal at WPA Road (Hwy. 632) in Des Allemands.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to the Department of Transportation & Development Secretary Dr. Shawn D. Wilson, Department of Transportation & Development District Engineer Administrator Chris G. Morvant, Department of Transportation & Development Assistant District Administrator of Operations Scott G. Boyle, Department of Transportation & Development West Bank Area Engineer Nelson Capote, Senator Gary L. Smith, Jr., and Representative Gregory Miller asking for their assistance in this regard.
The foregoing resolution having been submitted to a vote, the vote thereon was as follows:




And the resolution was declared adopted this day of , 2018, to become effective five (5) days after publication in the Official Journal.


CHAIRMAN:_________________________________________
SECRETARY:_____________________________...

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