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File #: Int 0106-2018    Version: * Name: Repainting of pavement marking lines.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 1/31/2018
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to repainting of pavement marking lines
Sponsors: Peter A. Koo, Justin L. Brannan, Bill Perkins, Chaim M. Deutsch, Paul A. Vallone, Robert F. Holden, Kalman Yeger , Alan N. Maisel, Daniel Dromm , Francisco P. Moya, Karen Koslowitz, Helen K. Rosenthal, Mark Treyger, Diana Ayala , Eric A. Ulrich
Council Member Sponsors: 15
Summary: The proposed legislation would require that the Department of Transportation to ensure that pavement markings are repainted after the completion of street resurfacing work.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 106, 2. Int. No. 106, 3. January 31, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda

Int. No. 106

 

By Council Members Koo, Brannan, Perkins, Deutsch, Vallone, Holden, Yeger, Maisel, Dromm, Moya, Koslowitz, Rosenthal, Treyger, Ayala and Ulrich

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to repainting of pavement marking lines

 

 Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

      Section 1.  Chapter one of title 19 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 19-115.1 to read as follows:

§ 19-115.1  Pavement markings. a. For the purposes of this section, the term “pavement markings" includes, lines and symbols on the roadway that are intended to direct vehicular, pedestrian, and cyclist movement, including but not limited to lines that indicate where lanes are divided, where vehicles may pass other vehicles, where vehicles may change lanes, where vehicles may turn, where pedestrian walkways are located, and where pedestrians must stop for signs and traffic signals.

b. Whenever any street is repaved or resurfaced by the department, the department shall ensure that all pavement markings are repainted within one week of the completion of such repavement or reconstruction project.

§ 2.  This local law takes effect immediately.

 

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LS 8973/Int. No. 1805/2017

December 22, 2017

LS# 733