By-law No. 80

By-law No. 80, A By-law Respecting Traffic in the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield made under the authority of the Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.N.B. 1973, c.M-17, and Amendments thereto, in the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield.

Be it enacted by the Council of the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield as follows:

This by-law may be cited as the Grand Bay-Westfield Traffic By-law

DEFINITIONS

1. In this by-law:

(a) The words defined in Section 1 of the Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.N.B. 1973, c. M-17, and amendments thereto, when used in this by-law shall have the same meaning as the Act

(b) “COUNCIL” means the Mayor and Council of the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield;

(c) “ONE WAY STREET” means a street where vehicular traffic is limited to movement in one direction;

(d) “PLAYGROUND ZONE” means that part of a highway that is in the vicinity of a playground and which is marked by signs.

(e) “TEAM LEADER” means the officer in charge of the Grand Bay-Westfield Royal Canadian Mounted Police (R.C.M.P.) Detachment;

(f) “TOWN” means the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield.

 THROUGH HIGHWAYS

2. The highways listed in Schedule “A” are designated as through highways.

STOP INTERSECTIONS

3. The intersections listed in Schedule “B” are designated as stop intersections.

AUTHORITY OF MEMBERS OF THE R.C.M.P.

4. (1) It shall be the duty of all members of the RCMP to enforce all traffic laws of the Town, the Motor Vehicle Act, and Regulations of the Province of New Brunswick.

 REMOVAL AND STORAGE OF VEHICLES

5. (1) It shall be lawful for any member of the R.C.M.P. to move or cause to be moved any vehicle found stopped or parked in violation of the provisions of this by-law on any highway in the Town.

(2) A vehicle so moved under this by-law shall be stored in such places as the Team Leader of the R.C.M.P. may direct, and the registered owner of such vehicle at the time shall be liable for costs and charges for the storage and moving thereof.

FUNERAL CORTEGE OR AUTHORIZED PROCESSION

6. (1) No parades or other processions shall be held in the Town without first obtaining the permission of the Team Leader of the R.C.M.P., the Town Council and the District Engineer of the New Brunswick Department of Transportation.

(2) No driver shall intersect a funeral cortege or any properly authorized procession while it is in motion.

NO STOPPING FOR SPECIFIED TIMES

7. Except as provided for School bus drop no person shall stop a motor vehicle between the hours of 08:00 hrs. and 16:00 hrs. on schools days, on either side of Woolastook Drive between the points located 80 metres south of Pamdenec Road and 250 metres south of Pamdemec Road.

NO PARKING ANYTIME

 

8. (1) No person shall park a motor vehicle on any highway within the Town between the hours of midnight and 7:00 a.m. where such parking would impede snowplowing and snow removal;

(2) No person shall park a motor vehicle at any time or any highway listed in Schedule “H”.

 ONE WAY STREETS

9. The highways listed in Schedule “C” are designated as “one way streets” and all operators of motor vehicles thereon shall move in the direction specified in the said Schedule.

TURNING MOVEMENTS – NO LEFT TURNS

10. No driver of a vehicle proceeding in the direction and on the highway as set out in Schedule “D” shall make a left turn onto a highway also listed in the Schedule.

TURNING MOVEMENTS – NO RIGHT TURNS

11. No driver of a vehicle proceeding in the direction and on the highway as set out in Schedule “E” shall make a right turn onto a highway also listed in the Schedule.

SCHOOL CROSSWALKS

12. (1) School crosswalks are to be located as set out under Schedule “F” to this by-law.

(2) “School Crosswalk Ahead” signage shall be marked or indicated by signs identified in Schedule “F” of this by-law and shall be posted 100 metres before a school crosswalk

SPEED LIMITS

14. (1) No person shall drive a vehicle at a speed in excess of 30 kilometres per hour within the School Zone along Woolastook Drive reduced speed zone shall specify hours of the day 08:00 hrs. to 16:00 hrs. to be enforced during school days. “Reduced Speed Zone Ahead” signage shall be posted in both directions of traffic, 100 metres before the School Zone.

(2) No person shall drive a vehicle within the Playground Zone at Southwood Park on Bayview Road at a speed in excess of 30 kilometres per hour. “Reduced Speed Limit” signs shall indicate hours of 08:00 hrs. – 16:00 hrs. “Reduced Speed Zone Ahead” signage shall be posted in both directions of traffic 100 metres before the “Playground Zone”.

SNOW OR ICE ON HIGHWAYS

15. No person shall place snow or ice upon any highway, sidewalk or square in such manner that impedes or is likely to impede movement of traffic or pedestrians.

 WINTER TIRES

16. (1) In this section:

(a) “Winter Traction Tires” means tires with treads designed specifically to provide more effective traction on a highway during snow and ice conditions;

(b) “Winter Period” means the period between the 15th day of November in any year up to and including the 31st day of March in the following year.

(2) No person shall drive a motor vehicle on any highway in the Town while snow and ice are on the surface thereof during a Winter Period without Winter Traction Tires and in such manner as to interfere with the passage of other motor vehicles or persons thereon

WASHING OR REPAIRING VEHICLES ON HIGHWAY

17. (1) No person shall wash a motor vehicle on any public highway or square in the Town.

(2) No person shall overhaul or repair a motor vehicle on any highway or square in the Town, except in the case of temporary repairs in the case of emergency.

SCHOOL ZONES

18. (1) School Zones shall be so marked or indicated by signs, as identified in Schedule “I” of this by-law;

(2) “School Zone Ahead” signage shall be so marked or indicated by signs identified in schedule “I” of this by-law and shall be posted 100 metres before a School Zone;

(3) “School Zone” signage of this by-law shall specify hours of the day 08:00 hrs. to 16:00 hrs. to be enforced during School Days.

PLAYGROUND ZONES

19. (1) Playground Zones, shall be so marked or indicated by signs, as identified in Schedule “G” of this by-law.

(2) “Playground Ahead” Signage shall be so marked or indicated by signs identified in Schedule “G” of this by-law and shall be posted 100 metres before a Playground Zone.

PENALTIES

20. (1) Any person who violates any of the provisions of this By-law is guilty of an offence under Subsection 113 (6) of the Motor Vehicle Act and is liable to a penalty of no less than Fifty Dollars ($50.00) to a maximum of One Hundred Twenty-Five Dollars ($125.00).

21. Town of Grand Bay Traffic By-law No. 145 and Amendments thereto are hereby repealed.

SCHEDULE “A”

The following highways are designated as through highways:

Allingham Terrace Kirtley Avenue

Baysong Bluff

Bayview Road LaCroix Drive (from Route 102 to

Windsor Street)

Beach Road

Bellaire Terrace (from Morning Side Crescent to Rosemere Drive)

Beverley Hills Drive Leighside Court (from Stevens Court to the terminus of Leighside Court intersecting Leighside Court)

Longwood Drive

Brandy Crescent

Broad Street

Brookdale Avenue Majestic Drive

Mallard Drive

MacLean Road

Central Avenue Meadow Brook Drive

Crestwood Drive Mersereau Road

Douglas Street

Edgemount Drive Morning Side Crescent

Mullen Lane

Epworth Park Road (from River Valley Drive to the western terminus thereof)

Garden Road Murray Street

North Street

Pamdenec Road

George Street

Hamilton Road Ridge Way

Station Street

Harris Road Stevens Court

Highland Road

Hillandale Drive Sunnyside Drive

Thompson Road

Hillside Road Timberlee Manor

Inglewood Drive (from Central Avenue and Epworth Park to the northern terminus thereof) Westfield Crescent

William Street

Woolastook Drive

Inglewood Drive (from Central Avenue and Epworth Park, southerly to Pamdenec Road)

June Avenue

SCHEDULE “B”

The following intersections are designated as stop intersections:

(1) Allingham Terrace & Riverdale Court

(2) Baysong Bluff & Baycrest Drive

(3) Bayview Road & Cavalier Lane

Bayview Road & Brooker Lane

Bayview Road & Station Street

Bayview Road & Fourth Street

Bayview Road & Kenwood Road

Bayview Road & Harris Road

Bayview Road & Horseshoe Lane

(4) Bellaire Terrace & Ridge Way

(5) Beverley Hills Drive & Morning Side Crescent

(6) Brandy Crescent & Old Shore Road

(7) Broad Street & Alder Road

(8) Brookdale Avenue & Crystal Court

Brookdale Avenue & Olive Road

Brookdale Avenue & Mersereau Road

(9) Central Avenue & Fern Avenue

Central Avenue & Pine Avenue

Central Avenue & Smith Lane

Central Avenue & Nelson Street

Central Avenue & Kirtley Avenue

Central Avenue & Inglewood Drive

(10) Crestwood Drive & Tanglewood Court

Crestwood Drive & Kendra Court

Crestwood Drive & Longwood Drive

(11) Douglas Street & LaCroix Drive

Douglas Street & MacLean Road

Douglas Street & Mallard Drive

(12) Edgemount Drive & Rosemere Drive

(13) Epworth Park Road & Midwood Lane

(14) Garden Road & Ingleside Court

(15) George Street & Frederick Street

(16) Hamilton Road & Tilsley Place

(17) Harris Road & First Street

Harris Road & Second Street

(18) Highland Road & Calvin Lane

Highland Road & Hoyt Street

Highland Road & Wedgewood Drive

(19) Hillandale Drive & Timberlee Manor Road

(20) Inglewood Drive & Nelson Street

Inglewood Drive & Longwood Drive

Inglewood Drive & Majestic Drive

Inglewood Drive & Broad Street

Inglewood Drive & Brandy Point Road

Inglewood Drive & Brandy Crescent

Inglewood Drive & Oak Lane

Inglewood Drive & Sandlewood Crescent

Inglewood Drive & Milligan Road

Inglewood Drive & Riverside Park

(21) June Avenue & Florence Drive

(22) Kirtley Avenue & Maple Row

Kirtley Avenue & Apple Hill Road

Kirtley Avenue & Fern Avenue

(23) LaCroix Drive & Prosser Court

LaCroix Drive & River Bend Court

(24) Leighside Court & Leighside Court

(25) Leila Street & Park Avenue

(26) Longwood Drive & Meadowbrook Drive

Longwood Drive & Rainbow Crescent

Longwood Drive & Honeydew Court

Longwood Drive & Windsong Court

(27) MacLean Road & Windsor Street

(28) Majestic Drive & Meadowbrook Drive

Majestic Drive & Baycrest Drive

Majestic Drive & Sunset Crescent

(29) Mallard Drive & Teal Street

(30) Meadow Brook Drive & Crestwood Drive

Meadow Brook Drive & Rainbow Crescent

(31) Mersereau Road & Elandon Street

(32) Morning Side Crescent & Bellaire Terrace

Morning Side Crescent & Valley View Drive

Morning Side Crescent & Edgemount Drive

(33) Mullen Lane & Country Club Drive

(34) Murray Street & Wasson Lane

Murray Street & Riverview Avenue

Murray Street & Ready Street

(35) Pamdenec Road & South Street

Pamdenec Road & North Street

Pamdenec Road & Alder Road

Pamdenec Road & Inglewood Drive

Pamdenec Road & George Street

Pamdenec Road & Hamilton Road

Pamdenec Road & Hillside Road

(36) Rosemere Drive & Bellaire Terrace

(37) Station Street & Spruce Street

(38) Stevens Court & Leighside Court

(39) Sunnyside Drive & Gary Court

(40) Thompson Road & Willow Lane

Thompson Road & London Lane

Thompson Road & Cooper Lane

(41) Timberlee Manor Road & Birchee Drive

(42) William Street & Robbin Court

(43) Windsor Street & LaCroix Drive

(44) Woolastook Drive & Brookdale Avenue

Woolastook Drive & Evergreen Drive

Woolastook Drive & Balsam Drive

Woolastook Drive & Garden Road

Woolastook Drive & Beverley Hills Drive

Woolastook Drive & Valley View Drive

Woolastook Drive & Park Avenue

Woolastook Drive & Allan Street

Woolastook Drive & Lakeview Road

Woolastook Drive & Wong Way

Woolastook Drive & June Avenue

Woolastook Drive & Highland Road

SCHEDULE “C”

Pamdenec Road between Woolastook Drive and River Valley Drive shall be one way going East from Woolastook Drive, entrance only from Woolastook Drive.

SCHEDULE “D”

No left turn from River Valley Drive onto Pamdenec Road from the southerly direction.

SCHEDULE “E”

No right turn from River Valley Drive onto Pamdenec Road when proceeding south.

SCHEDULE “F”

The following school crosswalk(s) shall be distinctly indicated by signage and located at:

1) Woolastook Drive located 135 metres more or less north of Lakeview Road crossing at Grand Bay Elementary …..School and indicated by “Crosswalk Ahead” signage in accordance with Section 12(2) of this by-law.

 SCHEDULE “G”

The following Playground Zones shall be distinctly indicated by signage located as follows:

1. “Children at Play” signage shall be posted in both directions of traffic at the limits of the Southwood Park property fronting on Bayview Road and “Playground Ahead” signage shall be posted in accordance with Section 19(z) of this by-law.

2. “Children at Play” signage shall be posted in both directions of traffic at the limits of the Lions Field property fronting on Inglewood Drive and “Playground Ahead” signage shall be posted in accordance with Section 19(2) of this by-law.

3. “Children at Play” signage shall be posted in both directions of traffic at the limits of the MacLean Park property fronting on MacLean Road and “Playground Ahead” signage shall be posted in accordance with Section 19(2) of this by-law.

4. “Children at Play” signage shall be posted in both directions of traffic at the limits of the Tot Lot Playground property fronting on Ridge Way and “Playground Ahead” signage shall be posted in accordance with Section 19(2) of this by-law.

SCHEDULE “H”

No person shall park a vehicle at any time on the following highways:

(1) West Street

SCHEDULE “I”

The following School Zones shall be distinctly indicated by signage located as follows:

1. “School Zone” signage shall be posted in both directions of traffic on Epworth Park Road, 20 metres beyond the limits of the River Valley Middle School property;

2. “School Zone” signage shall be posted in both directions of traffic on Woolastook Drive, from Pamdenec Road to Highland Road and “School Zone Ahead” signage shall be posted in accordance with section 18(2) of this by-law.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF THE TOWN OF GRAND BAY-WESTFIELD has caused the Corporation Seal to the said Town to be affixed to this by-law as enacted this day of , A.D. 2001.

 

READ A FIRST TIME this 10th day of December, 2001.

READ A SECOND TIME this 10th day of December , 2001.

READ A THIRD TIME AND ENACTED this 14th day of January, 2002

 

Sandra Gautreau – Manager (Clerk)
Grace Losier – Mayor

seal

 

I HEREBY CERTIFY the attached writing paper marked with the letter “A” and my initials is a true copy of the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield, By-law No. as enacted by the Town Council.

Notary Public – New Brunswick

Under subsection 113(2) of the Motor Vehicle Act, Lieutenant Governor-in-Council approves By-law No. 80, a By-law Respecting Traffic on Highways in the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield, as approved by the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield, on the day of , A.D. 2002.