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File #: 19-037    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Consent Item Status: Passed
File created: 1/11/2019 In control: City Council/Public Finance and Economic Development Authority/Parking Authority
On agenda: 2/4/2019 Final action: 2/4/2019
Title: SUBJECT: Approval of Street Closure Request 18-24 by Velo Promo, LLC for the 30th Original Merced Criterium Bicycle Race on February 24, 2019 from 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for the Area of West 18th Street to West 21st Street Between M and N Streets REPORT IN BRIEF Considers approving a request for use of City streets for the purpose of a bicycle race on February 24, 2019 from 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The road closure area is from West 18th Street between M and N Streets, West 19th Street between M and N Streets, West 20th Street between M and N Streets, and West 21st Street between M and N Streets (including the Courthouse loop). RECOMMENDATION City Council - Adopt a motion approving the request by Velo Promo, LLC, to close West 18th Street between M and N Streets, West 19th Street between M and N Streets, West 20th Street between M and N Streets, and West 21st Street between M and N Streets (including Courthouse loop) on Sunday, February 24, 2019, from 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., subject...
Attachments: 1. Location Map, 2. Closure/Course Map, 3. Basic Information, 4. “Notification of Pending Street Closure” form, 5. No Parking sign template
Report Prepared by: Stephani Davis, Development Services Tech II; Planning Department

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SUBJECT: Approval of Street Closure Request 18-24 by Velo Promo, LLC for the 30th Original Merced Criterium Bicycle Race on February 24, 2019 from 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for the Area of West 18th Street to West 21st Street Between M and N Streets

REPORT IN BRIEF
Considers approving a request for use of City streets for the purpose of a bicycle race on February 24, 2019 from 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The road closure area is from West 18th Street between M and N Streets, West 19th Street between M and N Streets, West 20th Street between M and N Streets, and West 21st Street between M and N Streets (including the Courthouse loop).

RECOMMENDATION
City Council - Adopt a motion approving the request by Velo Promo, LLC, to close West 18th Street between M and N Streets, West 19th Street between M and N Streets, West 20th Street between M and N Streets, and West 21st Street between M and N Streets (including Courthouse loop) on Sunday, February 24, 2019, from 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., subject to the conditions listed in the body of this report.

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ALTERNATIVES
1. Approve, as recommended by staff; or,
2. Approve, subject to modifications as conditioned by Council; or,
3. Deny the request completely; or,
4. Refer back to staff for reconsideration of specific items as requested by Council; or,
5. Continue item to a future Council meeting (date and time to be specified in City Council motion).

AUTHORITY
City of Merced Charter Section 200; California Vehicle Code (CVC) Sections 21100(a) and 21101(e), the latter as follows:

"21101. Local authorities, for those highways under their jurisdiction, may adopt rules and regulations by ordinance or resolution on the following matters:

(e) Temporarily closing a portion of any street for celebrations, parades, local special events, and other purposes when, in the opinion of local authorities having jurisdiction or a public officer...

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