WHEREAS, speeding has become a problem on Lanford Hills Drive (SR 1251) and creates a potential hazard for the motorists and residents that live and work along that roadway; and
WHEREAS, the Virginia Department of Transportation has developed and approved the Residential Traffic Calming Guide and,
WHEREAS, the Traffic Calming Guide was developed to address speeding problems in residential districts and,
WHEREAS, the Virginia Department of Transportation has conducted a speed study along Lanford Hills Drive, which confirmed that a speeding problem exists and,
WHEREAS, the Traffic Calming Guide has been explained to the residents of Lanford Hills Drive in a community meeting and,
WHEREAS, every resident (100%) of Lanford Hills Drive supports traffic calming measures to help reduce speeding and,
WHEREAS, Lanford Hills Drive has met all of VDOTís Traffic Calming Guidelines to qualify for traffic calming inducements.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors hereby requests VDOT to consider Lanford Hills Drive for traffic calming and to initiate the traffic calming process.
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