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ORDINANCE NO. 98-65 <br /> �� AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF <br /> GRAPEVINE, TEXAS AMENDING THE GRAPEVINE CODE <br /> OF ORDINANCES, CHAPTER 23 TRAFFIC, SECTION 23-26 <br /> RELATIVE TO REASONABLE AND PRUDENT SPEED FOR <br /> CERTAIN PUBLIC STREETS AND WAYS, ALTERING THE <br /> PRIMA FACIE SPEED LIMITS ESTABLISHED FOR <br /> VEHICLES UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF SECTIONS 167 <br /> AND 169 OF ARTICLE XIX, R.C.S. 6701d, UNIFORM ACT <br /> REGULATING TRAFFIC ON HIGHWAYS, UPON THE BASIS <br /> OF AN ENGINEERING AND TRAFFIC INVESTIGATION <br /> UPON CERTAIN STREETS AND HIGHWAYS, OR PARTS <br /> THEREOF, WITHIN THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY <br /> OF GRAPEVINE AS SET OUT IN THE ORDINANCE; <br /> AUTHORIZING THE ERECTION OF TRAFFIC REGULATION <br /> SIGNS; REPEALING CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; <br /> PROVIDING A PENALTY OF FINE NOT TO EXCEED THE <br /> SUM OF TWO HUNDRED DOLLARS ($200.00) FOR EACH <br /> OFFENSE AND A SEPARATE OFFENSE SHALL BE <br /> � DEEMED COMMITTED EACH DAY DURING OR ON WHICH <br /> AN OFFENSE OCCURS OR CONTINUES; PROVIDING A <br /> �,.� SEVERABILITY CLAUSE; DECLARING AN EMERGENCY <br /> AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE <br /> WHEREAS, Sections 167 and 169 of Article XIX, R.C.S. 6701d, Uniform Act <br /> Regulating Traffic on Highways, provide that whenever the governing body of the City shall <br /> determine upon the basis of an engineering and traffic investigation that any prima facie <br /> speed therein set forth is greater or less than is reasonable or safe under the conditions <br /> found to exist at any intersection or other place or upon any part of a street or highway, <br /> with the City taking into consideration the width and condition of the pavement and other <br /> circumstances on such portion of said street or highway, as well as the usual traffic <br /> thereon, said governing body may determine and declare a reasonable and safe prima <br /> facie speed limit thereat or thereon by the passage of an ordinance, which shall be <br /> effective when appropriate signs giving notice thereof are erected at such intersection or <br /> other place or part of the street or highway. <br /> NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF <br /> GRAPEVINE, TEXAS: <br /> ��°'"� Section 1. That Chapter 23 Traffic, Section 23-26 Schedule for Certain Public <br /> Streets and Ways of the Grapevine Code of Ordinances is hereby amended upon the basis <br /> `�' of an engineering and traffic investigation heretofore made as authorized by the provisions <br />