ORDINANCE 593

 

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE 15, MOTOR VEHICLES, TRAFFIC AND PARKING, CHAPTER 3, SPEED LIMITS, SECTION 15-303 IN SCHOOL ZONES OF THE CITY OF NORRIS.

 

 

WHEREAS, Ordinance 519 was adopted in 2010 to amend section 15-303 of Norris City Codes; and

 

WHEREAS, The Anderson County School Board has since revised the school schedule; and

 

WHEREAS, The Norris City Council, in accordance with the Tennessee Code Annotated, may amend Title 15 of the City of Norris Code of Ordinances;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the City Council of the City of Norris, Tennessee that the following Title 15, Chapter 3, Section 15-303, be amended to:

 

Section 1.      Section 15-303, In School Zones, it shall be unlawful for any person to operate or drive a motor vehicle at a rate of speed in excess of fifteen (15) miles per hour when passing a school during the hours of 7:30 to 8:30 A.M. and again during the hours of 2:45 to 3:45 P.M. whenever school is in session, except on Wednesday afternoons when the school zone time shall be during the hours of 1:30 P.M. to 2:30 P.M.

 

Section 2.  This ordinance shall be effective from and after its passage, the public welfare requiring it.

 

 

 

Adopted First Reading:     April 11, 2016

 

Adopted Second Reading May 9, 2016