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Posted on: October 1, 2021

[ARCHIVED] PUBLIC NOTICE OF ORDINANCE ADOPTION

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PUBLIC NOTICE OF ORDINANCE ADOPTION

 

Notice is hereby given that the Murrieta City Council introduced the following Ordinance at a Regular meeting on August 3, 2021 and adopted the Ordinance at a Regular meeting on September 21, 2021, commencing at 6:00 p.m., City Council Chambers, 1 Town Square, Murrieta, CA  92562.

 

Said Ordinance is on file in the office of the City Clerk at 1 Town Square, Murrieta, CA   92562, and may be viewed on the City website at www.MurrietaCA.gov. If you would like a copy of this Ordinance including exhibits, please contact the City Clerk’s office at (951) 461-6030.

 

ORDINANCE NO. 566-21

 

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF MURRIETA, CALIFORNIA AMENDING CHAPTER 10.16 OF THE MURRIETA MUNICIPAL CODE REGARDING CHANGES TO SPEED LIMITS ON CERTAIN STREETS IN THE CITY OF MURRIETA PURSUANT TO STATE LAW

 

WHEREAS, the California Vehicle Code, including, but not limited to, sections 22357 and 22358, authorizes local authorities to increase or decrease local speed limits upon the basis of conducting an engineering and traffic survey; and

 

WHEREAS, State regulations require that local authorities review changes in local speed limits on a periodic basis to determine if the speed limits require updating; and

 

WHEREAS, the City currently regulates speed limits in the City of Murrieta pursuant to State law under Chapter 10.16 of the Murrieta Municipal Code; and

 

WHEREAS, the City has determined that thirty-one segments currently included in section 10.16.020 of the Murrieta Municipal Code require updating, maintaining the current speed limit for twenty-five of the segments; increasing the speed limit for five of the segments; and decreasing the speed limit for one segment; and

 

WHEREAS, four segments not previously included in section 10.16.020 require a new speed limit; and

 

WHEREAS, the desire to ensure the orderly movement of traffic in a reasonable and safe manner through appropriate speed limits requires the Council to take action.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, the City Council of the City of Murrieta, California, does ordain as follows:

 

SECTION 1.   That Section 10.16.020 of Chapter 10.16 of Title 10 of the City of Murrieta Municipal Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

 

10.16.020        Decrease of Local Limits

 

The prima facie speed limits declared in this section for each street or portion of a street designated shall be effective from and after the posting of appropriate signs giving notice thereof.  The names of the street upon which special prima facie speed limits are hereby declared, the portion of such streets affected by the declaration, and the declared prima facie speed limits therefore are as follows:

 

STREET NAME

PORTION AFFECTED

DECLARED PRIMA FACIA SPEED LIMIT 

(In Miles Per Hour)

Adams Avenue

Guava Street to Ivy Street

45

 

Ivy Street to Kalmia Street

30

 

Kalmia Street to Lemon Street

35

 

Lemon Street to Valor Drive/Davidson Street

30

 

Nutmeg Street to Hollister Lane

30

 

Guava Street to Cherry Street

45

Alta Murrieta Drive

Murrieta Hot Springs Road to Whitewood Road

45

Antelope Road

Scott Road to 1,530 feet south of Stepp Road

50

Avenida Acacias

Whitewood Road to Avenida Miguel Oeste

40

Bahama Way

Winchester Creek Avenue to Willow Crest Drive

30

Baxter Road

Antelope Road to Whitewood Road

45

California Oaks Road

I-15 to Jackson Avenue

40

 

Jackson Avenue to Hancock Avenue

45

 

Hancock Avenue to Clinton Keith Road

45

Calle Andras

Via Mira Mosa to La Alba Drive

40

Calle Del Oso Oro

Washington Avenue to Clinton Keith Road

40

Cherry Street

Adams Avenue to Jefferson Avenue

35

Clinton Keith Road

W. City Limit to Calle Del Oso Oro

50

 

Calle Del Oso Oro to Grand Avenue

50

 

California Oaks Road to west City Limits

45

 

California Oaks Road to I-215

50

 

I-215 to Whitewood Road

45

 

Whitewood Road to Menifee Road

55

Date Street

Margarita Road to Winchester Creek Avenue

45

 

Temecula City Limit west of Kingwood Road to Margarita Road

45

French Valley Parkway

I-15 Southbound Off Ramp to Jefferson Avenue

40

Greer Road

Clinton Keith Road to Triangle Street

35

Grizzly Ridge Drive

Jefferson Avenue to Washington Avenue

35

Guava Street – De Luz Road

City Limits to Adams Avenue

40

Guava Street

Adams Avenue to Jefferson Avenue

45

Hancock Avenue

Los Alamos Road to California Oaks Road

45

 

Murrieta Hot Springs Road to Los Alamos Road

45

Hayes Avenue

Nighthawk Way to Vineyard Parkway

35

 

Kalmia Street to Hawthorn Street

40

Holsted Avenue

Adams Avenue to Jefferson Avenue

30

Hunter Rd/Ruth Ellen Way

Whitewood Road to Los Alamos Road

35

Hunter Road

Winchester Road to Calle De Amor

40

Ivy Street

Jefferson Avenue to Hayes Avenue

30

Jackson Avenue

Nutmeg Street to north City Limit

45

 

California Oaks Road to Nutmeg Street

40

 

Murrieta Hot Springs Road to south City Limit

45

Jefferson Avenue

Cherry Street to Corning Place

45

 

Corning Place to Murrieta Hot Springs Road

50

 

Murrieta Hot Springs Road to Kalmia Street

45

 

Kalmia Street to Lemon Street

40

 

Lemon Street to Nutmeg Street 

45

 

Nutmeg Street to north City Limit

40

Jerry Allen Lane

Washington Avenue to Wildwood Lane

30

Juniper Street

Adams Avenue to Madison Avenue

35

Kalmia Street

I-15 Freeway to Washington Avenue

35

 

Washington Avenue to Hayes Avenue

30

 

Hayes Avenue to west City Limit

25

Keller Road

Antelope Road to east City Limit

40

La Alba Drive

Via Mira Mosa to Winchester Road

40

Las Brisas Road

(South) Hancock Avenue to (north) Hancock Avenue

35

Lemon Street

Washington Avenue to Jefferson Avenue

35

Linnel Lane

McElwain Road to Whitewood Road

45

Los Alamos Road

Jefferson Avenue to Madison Avenue

45

 

Madison Avenue to Hancock Avenue

45

 

Hancock Avenue to Ruth Ellen Way

40

 

Ruth Ellen Way to northeast City Limit

45

Madison Avenue

Murrieta Hot Springs Road to Kalmia Street

45

 

Murrieta Hot Springs Road to Guava Street

45

 

Guava Street to Elm Street

40

Magnolia Street

Washington Avenue to Adams Avenue

35

Mapleton Avenue

Antelope Road to Keller Road

40

Mapleton Street

Mapleton Avenue to Whitewood Road

35

Margarita Road

Murrieta Hot Springs Road to Date Street

45

Masters Drive

Hunter Road to Masters Drive

25

McElwain Road

Clinton Keith Road to Linnel Lane

40

Monroe Avenue

California Oaks Road to Jackson Avenue

35

 

California Oaks Road to Los Alamos Road

45

Murrieta Hot Springs Road

Jefferson Avenue to I-215

45

 

I-215 to Winchester Road

45

Murrieta Oaks Avenue

Clinton Keith Road to Coral Bells Way/Silk Oak Terrace Place

35

Nighthawk Way

Hayes Avenue to Washington Avenue

35

Nutmeg Street

Clinton Keith Road to west City Limit

40

 

Jackson Avenue to Clinton Keith Road

45

 

Washington Avenue to Jackson Avenue

40

Robert Trent Jones Parkway

Members Club Drive to Winchester Road

40

Rockcrest Drive

Alta Murrieta Drive to Whitewood Road

30

Skyview Ridge Drive

California Oaks Road to Avenida Arconte

30

St. Raphael Drive

Nutmeg Street to California Oaks Road

30

Sugarberry Lane

Torrey Pines Road to ~300 feet west of Arboretum Way

35

Torrey Pines Road

Sugarberry Lane (west) to Margarita Road

25

Via Mira Mosa

Andromeda Street to Winchester Road

35

 

Hunter Road to Andromeda Street

35

Via Moreno

(West) Calle Del Oso Oro to (east) Calle Del Oso Oro

35

Vineyard Parkway

Hayes Avenue to Washington Avenue

35

Vista Murrieta Road

Los Alamos Road to 700 feet south of Skypark Road

30

Washington Avenue

Guava Street to Elm Street

45

 

Ivy Street to Brown Street

35

 

Kalmia Street to Magnolia Street

45

 

Magnolia Street to north City Limits

40

Whitewood Road

Murrieta Hot Springs Road to Alta Murrieta Drive

40

 

Alta Murrieta Drive to Los Alamos Road

40

 

Los Alamos Road to Hunter Road

45

 

Hunter Road to Clinton Keith Road

45

 

Clinton Keith Road to Baxter Road

45

 

Baxter Road to Keller Road

45

 

Keller Road to north City Limits

45

 

SECTION 2.  SIGNAGE.   The City Traffic Engineer is hereby authorized and directed to install the appropriate speed limit signage upon each street or road designated herein, giving notice of the prima facie speed limits established in this Ordinance. 

 

SECTION 3.  SEVERABILITY.   If any section, sentence, clause or phrase of this Ordinance is determined to be invalid, illegal or unconstitutional by a decision or order of any court or agency of competent jurisdiction, then such decision or order will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining portions of this Ordinance.  The City Council declares that it would have passed and adopted this Ordinance, and each section, sentence, clause or phrase thereof, regardless of the fact that any one or more sections, subsections, sentences, clauses, or phrases be declared invalid or unconstitutional.

 

SECTION 4.  EFFECTIVE DATE.  This ordinance shall take effect and be enforced thirty (30) days following its adoption.

 

SECTION .  NOTICE OF ADOPTION.  The City Clerk shall certify to the adoption of this ordinance and shall publish a summary of this ordinance and post a certified copy of the full ordinance in the office of the City Clerk at least five (5) days prior to the adoption of the proposed ordinance; and within fifteen (15) days after adoption of the ordinance, the City Clerk shall publish a summary of the ordinance with the names of the council members voting for and against the ordinance.

 

INTRODUCED at a regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Murrieta, California, held on this 3rd day of August, 2021; and

 

PASSED, APPROVED AND ADOPTED at a regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Murrieta, California, held on the 21st day of September, 2021.

 

APPROVED:

/s/                                                                                            

Scott Vinton, Mayor

 

ATTEST:

/s/                    

Cristal McDonald, City Clerk

 

APPROVED AS TO FORM:

/s/                                

Leslie E. Devaney, City Attorney

 

I, Cristal McDonald, City Clerk of the City of Murrieta, California, do hereby certify under penalty 

of perjury that the foregoing Ordinance was duly and regularly introduced at a meeting of the

City Council on the 3rd day of August, 2021 and that thereafter the said Ordinance was duly and

regularly adopted at a meeting of the City Council on the 21st day of September, 2021, by the

following vote, to wit:

 

AYES:             Ingram, DeForest, Stone, White, Vinton

NOES:            None

ABSENT:        None

ABSTAIN:       None

RECUSAL:     None

 

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the official seal of the City of Murrieta, California, this 27th day of September, 2021.  

 

DATED: September 27, 2021

/s/ 

Cristal McDonald, City Clerk

 

Published: October 1, 2021

 

A copy of the Ordinance, including exhibits, can be provided at no cost by contacting the City Clerks Department at (951) 461-6031 or [email protected]

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