Streets, Sidewalks & Public Places: Updates to Title 12

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Consultation has concluded.  The updated Title 12 is available on the City's main website.

South Avenue streets and sidewalks

UPDATE

Missoula City Council approved the following changes to Missoula Municipal Code Title 12, Streets, Sidewalks, and Public Places following a public hearing on October 5, 2020, with final consideration and approval on October 19. The changes are in effect as of November 18, 2020.

  • New - Chapter 12.01, General Provisions
    • Authorizes the City's Public Works Director to develop and enforce administrative rules related to practices and procedures in Title 12.
    • Declares that violating a Title 12 provision or administrative rule related to Title 12 is a municipal infraction and, therefore, subject to citation.
  • New - Chapter 12.02, Definitions
    • Consolidates definitions from multiple Title 12 chapters into this new chapter.
    • Ensures each term has one definition.
  • New - Chapter 12.10, Right-of-Way Improvements
    • Updates code with recent changes to Townhome Exemption Development (TED) requirements.
    • Revises and updates terminology.
    • Moves design and construction standards from Title 12 to new Missoula City Public Works Standards and Specifications Manual.
    • Incorporates information from Chapter 12.12, Curbs, Sidewalks and Improvements.
  • New - Chapter 12.17, Parking Facilities
    • Updates code with recent changes to Townhome Exemption Development (TED) requirements.
    • Revises and updates terminology.
    • Moves design and construction standards from Title 12 to new Missoula City Public Works Standards and Specifications Manual.
    • Incorporates information from Chapter 12.22, Parking Facilities.
  • Amend - Chapter 12.28, Obstructions
    • Aligns City's sight visibility standards with nationally recognized American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) standards.
    • Increases sight visibility requirements to promote safety at intersections.
  • Repeal - Chapter 12.12, Curbs, Sidewalks and Improvements
    • Moves relevant information to new Chapter 12.10, Right-of-Way Improvements.
  • Repeal - Chapter 12.22, Parking Facilities
    • Moves relevant information to new Chapter 12.17, Parking Facilities.

Please provide any comments or ask questions about the proposed changes below.

A public hearing will be held October 5, 2020. See http://ci.missoula.mt.us/1149/AgendasWebcastsMinutes for meeting details.

UPDATE

Missoula City Council approved the following changes to Missoula Municipal Code Title 12, Streets, Sidewalks, and Public Places following a public hearing on October 5, 2020, with final consideration and approval on October 19. The changes are in effect as of November 18, 2020.

  • New - Chapter 12.01, General Provisions
    • Authorizes the City's Public Works Director to develop and enforce administrative rules related to practices and procedures in Title 12.
    • Declares that violating a Title 12 provision or administrative rule related to Title 12 is a municipal infraction and, therefore, subject to citation.
  • New - Chapter 12.02, Definitions
    • Consolidates definitions from multiple Title 12 chapters into this new chapter.
    • Ensures each term has one definition.
  • New - Chapter 12.10, Right-of-Way Improvements
    • Updates code with recent changes to Townhome Exemption Development (TED) requirements.
    • Revises and updates terminology.
    • Moves design and construction standards from Title 12 to new Missoula City Public Works Standards and Specifications Manual.
    • Incorporates information from Chapter 12.12, Curbs, Sidewalks and Improvements.
  • New - Chapter 12.17, Parking Facilities
    • Updates code with recent changes to Townhome Exemption Development (TED) requirements.
    • Revises and updates terminology.
    • Moves design and construction standards from Title 12 to new Missoula City Public Works Standards and Specifications Manual.
    • Incorporates information from Chapter 12.22, Parking Facilities.
  • Amend - Chapter 12.28, Obstructions
    • Aligns City's sight visibility standards with nationally recognized American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) standards.
    • Increases sight visibility requirements to promote safety at intersections.
  • Repeal - Chapter 12.12, Curbs, Sidewalks and Improvements
    • Moves relevant information to new Chapter 12.10, Right-of-Way Improvements.
  • Repeal - Chapter 12.22, Parking Facilities
    • Moves relevant information to new Chapter 12.17, Parking Facilities.

Please provide any comments or ask questions about the proposed changes below.

A public hearing will be held October 5, 2020. See http://ci.missoula.mt.us/1149/AgendasWebcastsMinutes for meeting details.

CLOSED: This discussion has concluded.

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