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File #: 4798   
Type: Consent Status: Passed
File created: 9/7/2021 Department: Public Works-Transportation
On agenda: 9/14/2021 Final action: 9/14/2021
Subject: Establish Multi-Way Stop at Intersection of Cactus Avenue and Santa Ana Avenue, Bloomington Area
Attachments: 1. RES-PW-Trans 9-14-21 Multi-Way Stop @ Cactus Avenue and Santa Ana Avenue, Bloomington Area, 2. MAP-PW-Trans 9-14-21 Multi-Way Stop @ Cactus Avenue and Santa Ana Avenue, Bloomington Area
REPORT/RECOMMENDATION TO THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
OF SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY
AND RECORD OF ACTION

September 14, 2021

FROM
BRENDON BIGGS, Director, Department of Public Works - Transportation

SUBJECT
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Establish Multi-Way Stop at Intersection of Cactus Avenue and Santa Ana Avenue, Bloomington Area
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RECOMMENDATION(S)
Recommendation
1. Adopt Resolution to establish a multi-way stop at the intersection of Cactus Avenue and Santa Ana Avenue, in the Bloomington area pursuant to County Code Section 52.0111(a).
2. Direct the County Road Commissioner to perform such acts as necessary to implement the terms of the Resolution.
(Presenter: Brendon Biggs, Director, 387-7906)
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COUNTY AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER GOALS & OBJECTIVES
Provide for the Safety, Health and Social Service Needs of County Residents.

FINANCIAL IMPACT
Approval of this item will not result in the use of Discretionary General Funding (Net County Cost). The proposed Resolution will not result in significant costs to the Department of Public Works (Department). Minor administrative costs to update the Department of Public Works' (Department) records and post appropriate signage will be funded by Gas Tax revenue. Sufficient appropriation and revenue are included in the Department's 2021-22 Road Operations budget.

BACKGROUND INFORMATION
Subsequent to receiving resident concerns, the Department conducted a traffic engineering investigation to evaluate the need for multi-way stop controls (four-way stop) at the intersection of Cactus Avenue and Santa Ana Avenue in the Bloomington area. Per the County Maintained Road System (CMRS), Cactus Avenue is a collector street and Santa Ana Avenue is a secondary highway. Both streets have two lanes, one lane for each direction. There is an existing two-way stop control on Cactus Avenue, at Santa Ana Avenue. The study identified accidents and traffic volumes to warrant a multi-way stop at this location. Based on the findings the Departmen...

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