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4/5/2016 - Ordinance No. 16-10828 Bicycle Master Plan

ORDINANCE NUMBER 16-10828

 

AN ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR THE AMENDMENT OF THE SALINA COMPREHENSIVE PLAN BY AMENDING AND UPDATING THE BICYCLE MASTER PLAN MAP IN THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN.

WHEREAS, all conditions precedent for the amendment of the Salina Comprehensive Plan have been fulfilled; SO NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT ORDAINED by the Governing Body of the City of Salina, Kansas:

Section 1.  Findings.  The Governing Body makes the following findings:

  1. The updated Bicycle Master Plan Map would make the adopted and publicly used Bicycle Route Map conform more closely to the preferred routes and actual usage by the cycling community than the current Figure 2.10. 

     2.  The proposed substitute map would clarify and more clearly define the preferred bicycle routes in the community than the current Figure 2.10 and would assist with prioritizing future bicycle network improvements.

     3.  Having an internally produced Functional Bicycle Master Plan Map will make it easier to keep the map up to date over time.

Section 2.  Comprehensive Plan Amendment.  The Bicycle Concept Map (Figure 2.10) of the Salina Comprehensive Plan is amended by substituting an updated Bicycle Master Plan Map for the current Bicycle Concept Map (Figure 2.10) in the Salina Comprehensive Plan document.

Section 3.  Repealer.  All prior ordinances in conflict herewith as they relate to the Bicycle Concept Map are hereby repealed.

Section 4.  Summary of ordinance for publication.  This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its adoption and publication by summary once in the official city newspaper.

Ordinance No. 16-10828 Summary

On April 4, 2016, the City of Salina, Kansas, passed Ordinance No. 16-10828.  The ordinance amends the Salina Comprehensive Plan by adopting an updated Bicycle Master Plan Map for official use as a substitute for the current Bicycle Concept Map (Figure 2.10) of the Salina Comprehensive Plan document. A complete copy of the ordinance is available at www.salina-ks.gov or in the office of the city clerk, 300 W. Ash, free of charge.  This summary is certified by the city attorney.                                                                                 

Introduced:     March 28, 2016

                                                                                    Passed:            April 4, 2016

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ATTEST:                                                                     Jon R. Blanchard, Mayor

 

Shandi Wicks, CMC, City Clerk

Certification of Publication Summary

 

Greg A. Bengtson, City Attorney