AN ORDINANCE DESIGNATING PLACEMENT OF STOP SIGNS
WHEREAS, it has been brought to the attention of the Commissioners of Parke County, Indiana that there is a need for traffic regulations and/or “stop signs” on multiple through streets in the unincorporated town of Bridgeton, Indiana; and
WHEREAS, the Parke County Board of Commissioners are responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of roads/streets within the unincorporated towns of Parke County, Indiana; and
WHEREAS, the Parke County Board of Commissioners have determined that public safety and welfare is benefitted by the placement of traffic regulations and/or stop signs in the unincorporated town of Bridgeton, Indiana.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Board of Commissioners of Parke County, Indiana:
- That upon passage of this Ordinance and publication thereof, the Parke County Highway Department shall place traffic “stop signs” on the following intersections in the unincorporated town of Bridgeton, Indiana (see attached Exhibit A and B); and
- That the failure to abide by traffic regulations including lawfully placed “stop signs” is governed by I.C. 9-21-8-32, which is incorporated herein by reference as the punishment for failure to abide by said “stop signs” placed in accordance with this ordinance.
Ordinance Approved this 21st day of December 2020.
Board of Commissioners of
Parke County, IN
Dan R. Collom
Laura J. Fischer, Parke County Auditor