MINUTES OF THE
Infrastructure Policy Committee
HELD IN Council Chamber, Civic Centre, Byng Street, Orange
ON 7 May 2019
COMMENCING AT 7.50pm
Cr R Kidd (Mayor), Cr K Duffy, Cr J Hamling, Cr J McRae, Cr T Mileto, Cr S Munro, Cr S Nugent, Cr M Previtera, Cr G Taylor, Cr R Turner, Cr J Whitton
Acting General Manager, Director Corporate and Commercial Services, Acting Director Development Services, Director Community, Recreation and Cultural Services, Director Technical Services, Manager Corporate Governance, Digital Communications Officer
That the apologies be accepted from Cr S Romano (Deputy Mayor) for the Infrastructure Policy Committee of Orange City Council on 7 May 2019.
TRIM Reference: 2019/682
1 That Council acknowledge the reports presented to the Orange & Cabonne Road Safety Community Committee at its meeting held on 6 March 2019.
2 That Council resolve recommendations 4.1 from the minutes of the Orange & Cabonne Road Safety Community Committee meeting of 6 March 2019 being:
4.1 That Road Safety social media be shared on Orange City Council Facebook page, Twitter, and other relevant websites.
3 That the remainder of the minutes of the Orange & Cabonne Road Safety Community Committee at its meeting held on 6 March 2019 be adopted.
TRIM Reference: 2019/750
That Council resolves:
1 To acknowledge the reports presented to the City of Orange Traffic Committee at its meeting of 9 April 2019.
2 Recommendations 3.1 to 3.4 from the minutes of the City of Orange Traffic Committee meeting of 9 April 2019 being:
3.1 That Council reduces the speed limit to 40km/h in the areas shown on Annexure A and permits parking along the western side of Leeds Parade during 11 and 12 May 2019 for the Orange Show;
3.2 1 That "Restricted Parking" signs be added to the "Long Vehicles Only" signs on Peisley Street outside the Library complex (opposite JAX Tyres) and that these signs stipulate vehicles longer than 6m.
2 That "No Stopping" signs be installed (with 2 way arrows) in the middle of the street outside 69 and 73 Dalton Street, and painted parking lines in the middle of the street to be removed.
3 That “Restricted parking area” sign with the white lower section showing the wording “Electric Vehicle Charging only. 1 hour limit.” be installed following the establishment of the electric charging stations in Peisley Street. An “End restricted parking area” sign to be established where that zone finishes. Appropriate angle or parallel parking signage, as per design on bays.
4 That consideration of changes to the existing “Caravan Parking Only” section of Byng Street outside the museum complex be deferred to the next meeting of the City of Orange Traffic Committee.
3.3 1 That “2 hour parking limit” signs be implemented in Dora Street, south side of the street beginning at the edge of the driveway at 20 Dora Street and extending to the corner of William Street and returned along William Street between the corner of Dora Street and the No Stopping zone leading up to the Bathurst Road intersection.
2 That consideration of a Residential Parking Scheme for the residents at 4-18 Dora Street be deferred to the next meeting of the City of Orange Traffic Committee.
3.4 1 That the western side of Maxwell Avenue between the two intersections of Tobruk Crescent be re-zoned to ½ Hour Parking between 8am–9.30am, and 2.30pm–4pm (school zone hours).
2 That the “No Parking” zone on the east side of Maxwell Avenue, between the taxi zone and the first prescriptive sign pole to the east to be active between 8am‑9.30am and 2.30pm–4pm.
3 That the remaining current “No Parking” zone east of that pole be rezoned to ½ Hour Parking between 8am–9.30am and 2.30pm–4pm.
4 That cross-hatch road marking be applied to the “No Stopping” zone to make it more obvious to drivers.
5 That pedestrian threshold road markings be applied to the school crossing area.
6 That “Kiss and Go” signs be added to the “No Parking” signs to better describe to drivers the purpose and allowable use of the “No Parking” area.
TRIM Reference: 2019/795
That Council resolves to note the report on Current Works.
The Meeting Closed at 7.53PM.