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File #: 23-1619    Version: 1 Name: 10/16/23 Traffic Calming Grandview (Jackson to Dexter)
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 10/16/2023 In control: City Council
On agenda: 10/16/2023 Final action: 10/16/2023
Enactment date: 10/16/2023 Enactment #: R-23-375
Title: Resolution to Approve the Installation of Traffic Calming Devices on Grandview Dr. (Jackson Rd to Dexter Rd) ($35,000.00)
Attachments: 1. S5 - Grandview JD - Final Plan.pdf
Resolution to Approve the Installation of Traffic Calming Devices on Grandview Dr. (Jackson Rd to Dexter Rd) ($35,000.00)
Attached for your consideration is a resolution for the installation of traffic calming devices on Grandview Dr. between Jackson Rd and Dexter Rd. The construction is anticipated to take place during the 2024 or 2025 construction season by the City of Ann Arbor's contractor for the Annual Local Street Resurfacing project, and to be paid for from the approved FY 2025 Traffic Calming Budget, if so approved. The traffic calming plan includes two (2) devices ;(2) speed humps, as shown on the attached final plan.

The residents and property owners of Grandview Dr. have been surveyed and support the attached proposed traffic calming plan for their neighborhood (based on the level of support required for the program). The Grandview Dr. traffic calming project began with the residents' petition received in August 2021. After the initial evaluation and completion of the speed study, the traffic calming public meetings were scheduled using the established traffic calming process. All meetings were held virtually on Zoom and included self-guided walking a portion of the study street. Meetings were held on May 11, 2023, and July 6, 2023.

The adopted program allowed staff to send an initial questionnaire to each address in the project area to determine their concerns and location of those concerns, among other information. This information was used to prepare starter concepts for the first meeting. Staff and the residents discussed neighborhood interests and concerns, worked through an exercise with initial concepts, and refined concepts to be reviewed at the second meeting. In advance of the second meeting, staff painted the device locations on the street and established a self-guided walking tour of the project limits including signs describing the different devices. At the second meeting, staff shared the revised plan and discussed i...

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