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Ord 701 Amending Chapter 90 School ZoneTimes and DistanceWHEREAS, Sections 545.356 and 545.357 of the Texas Transportation Code, provide That whenever the governing body of a City, under the provisions of the code; determines and declares a reasonable and safe prima facie speed limit on the street or streets, including the prima facie speed limit near a public elementary or secondary school (as defined by the Texas Education Code) by the passage of an ordinance, which shall be effective when appropriate signs giving notice thereof are erected at the intersection or other place or part of the street or highway; and WHEREAS, The Town of Westlake Town Council desires to amend the Town of Westlake code of Ordinance by changing the published school zone times and distance; and WHEREAS, The Town Council of the Town of Westlake fords that the amendment set forth to the school zone distance is in the best interests of the Town of Westlake and Westlake Academy. TUM, !17-17171, 77 OF WESTLAKE, TEXAS: SECTION 1: All matters stated in the Recitals above are found to be true and correct and are incorporated herein by reference as if copied in their entirety. SECTION 2: Chapter 90, traffic and Vehicles, Section 80 of the Town of Westlake Code of Ordinances, as amended, is hereby amended to read as follows: (a) Westlake Academy: 20 miles per hour on J.T. Ottinger Road from 600 feet south of the Westlake Academy property line to 300 feet north of the Westlake Academy property line, during the posted times of 7:30 a.m. — 8:15 a.m. 2:30 p.m. — 4:00 p.m. Ordinance 701 Page 1 of 2 The maximum legal speed limit stated herein for this specified section of J.T. Ottinger Road shall be in effect on school attendance days and at the times listed; and, at all other times, the maximum legal speed limit shall remain at thirty (30) miles per hour or at the maximum speed limit established by law. SECTION 3: If any portion of this Ordinance shall, for any reason, be declared invalid by any court of competent jurisdiction, such invalidity shall not affect the remaining provisions hereof and the Council hereby determines that it would have adopted this Ordinance without the invalid provision. SECTION 4: That all provisions of Ordinance 698 not hereby amended shall remain in full force and effect. SECTION 5: That any person violating any of the provisions of this Ordinance shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and shall upon final conviction thereof, be fined in an amount not to exceed the maximum amount allowed by law. SECTION 6: It is hereby declared to be the intention of the Town Council of the Town of Westlake, Texas, that sections, paragraphs, clauses and phrases of this Ordinance are severable, and if any phrase, clause, sentence, paragraph or section of this Ordinance shall be declared legally invalid or unconstitutional by the valid judgment or decree of any court of competent jurisdiction, such legal invalidity or unconstitutionality shall not affect any of the remaining phrases, clauses, sentences, paragraphs or sections of this Ordinance since the same would have been enacted by the Town Council of the Town of Westlake without the incorporation in this Ordinance of any such legally invalid or unconstitutional, phrase, sentence, paragraph or section. SEC'T'ION 7: That this Ordinance shall become effective from and after its date of passage. ATTEST: KellyEdw4t, Town Secretary APPROVED AS TO FORM: ' L. S nton Low , Town Attorney Lau6 Wheat, Mayor Tom Brymer, Town Manager . . . Ordinance 701 Page 2 of 2 Star -Telegram 808 Throckmorton St. FORT WORTH TX 76102 Customer ID: TOW27 Invoice Number: 325078521 (817) 390-7761 Invoice Date: 4/9/2013 Federal Tax ID 26-2674582 Terms: Net due in 21 days Due Date: 4/30/2013 Dill To: PO Number: TOWN OF WESTLAKE 3 VILLAGE CIR STE 202 Order Number: 32507852 -- WESTLAKE,-TX 76262-7940-------------_____- -- ---- --- -rales Rep: --- –0-73 -- - - --- — -- Description: TOWN OF WESTLA Publication Dates: 4/8/2013 - 4/9/2013 PR: post. CHRISTY LYNNE HOLLAND Notary Public, State of Texas +` My Commission Expires THE STATE OF TEXAS July 31, 2016 :;;» County of Tarrant Before me, a Notary Public in and for said County and State, this day personally appeared Deborah Baylor Norwood, Bid and Legal Coordinator for the Star -Telegram, published by the Star -Telegram, Inc. at Fort Worth, in Tarrant County, Texas; and who, after being duly sworn, did depose and say that the attached clipping of an advertisement was publishe in the above named paper on the listed dates: BIDS & LEGAL DEPT. STAR TELEGRAM (817) 215-2323 . V% t�. t SUBSCRIBED AND SWORN TO BEFORE ME, THIS Tuesday, ,lril�XM3. Notary Publi Thank You For Your Payment Remit To: Star -Telegram P.O. BOX 901051 FORT WORTH, TX 76101-2051 Customer ID: Customer Name: Invoice Number: Invoice Amount: PO Number: Amount Enclosed TOW27 TOWN OF WESTLAKE 325078521 $64.80