Item - 2018.EY27.31

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on January 31, 2018 without amendments and without debate.
  • This item was considered by the Etobicoke York Community Council on January 16, 2018 and adopted without amendment. It will be considered by City Council on January 31, 2018.
  • See also By-law 110-2018

EY27.31 - Right-Turn and Left-Turn Prohibition Amendment - Weston Road at Little Avenue

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Ward:
11 - York South-Weston

City Council Decision

City Council on January 31 and February 1, 2018, adopted the following:

 

1. City Council amend the existing right turn prohibition in effect from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday to Friday, for southbound traffic on Weston Road at Little Avenue, to exclude bicycles.

 

2. City Council amend the existing left turn prohibition in effect from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday to Friday, for northbound traffic on Weston Road at Little Avenue, to exclude bicycles.

Background Information (Community Council)

(December 11, 2017) Report from the Director, Transportation Services, Etobicoke York District regarding Right-Turn and Left-Turn Prohibition Amendment - Weston Road at Little Avenue
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-110022.pdf

Communications (Community Council)

(January 10, 2018) Letter from Leasa Stevens (EY.New.EY27.31.1)

EY27.31 - Right-Turn and Left-Turn Prohibition Amendment - Weston Road at Little Avenue

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Ward:
11 - York South-Weston

Community Council Recommendations

Etobicoke York Community Council recommends that:

 

1. City Council amend the existing right turn prohibition in effect from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday to Friday, for southbound traffic on Weston Road at Little Avenue, to exclude bicycles.

 

2. City Council amend the existing left turn prohibition in effect from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday to Friday, for northbound traffic on Weston Road at Little Avenue, to exclude bicycles.

Origin

(December 11, 2017) Report from the Director, Transportation Services, Etobicoke York District

Summary

The purpose of this report is to amend the existing southbound "No Right Turn, 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday to Friday" regulation for southbound traffic and the existing northbound "No Left Turn, 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday to Friday" for northbound traffic on Weston Road at Little Avenue, to exclude bicycles.

 

As Weston Road is a transit route, this matter requires the approval of City Council.  Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) staff has been advised of the issue and have not objected to the recommendation.

Background Information

(December 11, 2017) Report from the Director, Transportation Services, Etobicoke York District regarding Right-Turn and Left-Turn Prohibition Amendment - Weston Road at Little Avenue
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2018/ey/bgrd/backgroundfile-110022.pdf

Communications

(January 10, 2018) Letter from Leasa Stevens (EY.New.EY27.31.1)

Motions

1 - Motion to Adopt Item moved by Councillor Frances Nunziata (Carried)
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council