ORDINANCE 2017-4:Lowering Speed Limit on W. O’Sixteen Road to 45 mph

ORDINANCE 2017 – 4

Lowering Speed Limit on W. O’Sixteen Road to 45 mph


Town of Lowell

Dodge County

The Town Board of the Town of Lowell, Dodge County, Wisconsin, has specific authority under s. 349.11, Wis. Stats., to adopt this ordinance.

This ordinance, adopted by a majority of the town board on a roll call vote with a quorum present and voting and proper notice having been given, provides for the reduction of the speed limits on certain town highways in the town as follows:

A.  Pursuant to s. 349.11, Wis. Stats., effective October 12, 2017, speed limits on certain Town of Lowell town highways are reduced or modified as follows: The town road known as W. O’Sixteen Road, located between State Highway 16 & 60, and Columbus Rd, Village of Lowell, are reduced to 45 miles per hour.

B.  Pursuant to s. 349.11(5), Wis. Stats., the town chairperson, or his designee, shall place appropriate traffic signs at the above-described locations on or before the effective date of this ordinance.

C.  No person may operate any vehicle on the above-noted town highways in violation of the above-noted speed limits. Any violation shall be subject to penalties under s. 346.60, Wis. Stats.

This ordinance is effective on October 12, 2017.

The town clerk shall properly post/publish this ordinance as required under s. 60.80, Wis. Stats.

_John H. Schmitt_______________________                 __Susan L. Caine_______________________

Chairman                                                                                             Attested to by Clerk

_Gregory Caine________________________                                                                                           __September 12, 2017__________________

Supervisor                                                                                                                                                                    Date

_David W. Huebner_____________________