Oct 292022

Adoption of the Revised Traffic Ordinance

October 24, 2022

6:20 PM

                                                                                      Town Office


Present: John Benson, Chair, Stuart Edson, Keith Sprague, Curtis Koren, members; Vicki Blanchard, Administrative Assistant; Jeff Kimmel. Betty Lord was not present

A. Call to Order – Mr. Benson called the Special Traffic Ordinance meeting to order at 6:25 pm

B. Adoption of the Updated Traffic Ordinance – Mr. Benson stated that this revision had been in the works for sometime and that Mr. Kimmel and the Public Safety Committee worked on it together. There were two revisions made which were number one under Speed Regulations on Chelsea Road (TH 9): A maximum of 35 m.p.h. from the eastern end of East Hill Road (TH 9) easterly to the Chelsea Town Line and number two under Parking Regulations Section one: There will be no parking of unattended vehicles at any time between December 1 and April 15 in the traveled portion of Brookfield Town Highways or in the Town Right of Way where it obstructs or interferes with road maintenance or snow removal operations at any time during the year. Mr. Benson made a motion to approve the proposed revisions to the Traffic Ordinance, Mr. Edson seconded the motion which carried forward unanimously 4-0-0.

C. Adjournment – Mr. Benson made a motion to adjourn at 6:30 pm, Mr. Sprague seconded the motion which carried unanimously 4-0-0.