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Legislation #: 060198 Introduction Date: 2/16/2006
Type: Resolution Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER BROOKS AND COUNCILMEMBER EDDY
Title: Stating the intent of the Council regarding improvements for Red Bridge Road from Wornall Road to State Line Road.

Legislation History
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2/16/2006 Filed by the Clerk's office
2/23/2006 Immediate Adoption
2/23/2006 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 060198

 

Stating the intent of the Council regarding improvements for Red Bridge Road from Wornall Road to State Line Road.

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section 1. That the Council hereby states its intent regarding proposed traffic improvements on Red Bridge Road from Wornall Road to State Line Road, as follows:

 

Improvements under Phase V of the Red Bridge Road from Wornall Road to State Line Road shall be made as follows, after completion of the new bridge spanning the Blue River and after completion of other section(s) of Red Bridge Road between State Line Road and 71 Highway:

 

(a) The defined roadway shall not be widened/improved to a width greater than 2 lanes with a center turn lane (3 lanes total), unless traffic counts exceed 16,000 vehicles per day on the average.

 

(b) The widths of any of the lanes shall not exceed 12 feet.

 

(c) The roadway shall be posted no through truck traffic.

 

(d) The City will not seek to acquire additional easements to facilitate any widening/improvements, sidewalks or retaining walls prior to January 1, 2030, without first seeking approval of the majority of the residential property owners, unless traffic counts exceed 16,000 vehicles per day on the average.

 

(e) Unless installed prior to Phase V, new potable water infrastructure shall be installed at the time of the roadway improvements.

 

(f) Any roadway improvements constructed prior to January 1, 2030, shall include

 

(i) Concrete curbs and sidewalks. Sidewalks shall begin not greater than 48 inches from the back of the curb;

 

(ii) Storm sewer drainage facilities;

 

(iii) Retaining walls where necessary. If the current property grade is 36 inches or more above or below the roadway or sidewalk, retaining walls shall be built to the height of the current property grade, Retaining walls shall be castle rock prefabricated stone or prefabricated concrete with a depiction of the current Red Bridge Road bridge, the Santa Fe Trail, Watts Mill or any combination thereof. Retaining walls less than 2 feet in height may not have depictions, but must maintain the same decorative style and material.

 

(iv) All improvements shall comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

 

(g) The posted speed limit of 35 mph shall be maintained.

 

(h) The intersection of Red Bridge Road at Wornall Road shall be improved to facilitate dedicated right and left turn lanes and one dedicated through lane, from all four approaches.

 

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