gradient
goingon
TODAY IS Tuesday September 01st


Commission Approves Stop Signs On West Street
Tuesday Aug 19, 2014 9:58am
Sturgis, MI

By: Mike Stiles

(STURGIS) – A change will be coming to the intersection of West West Street and North Centreville Road.

During a recent meeting, the Sturgis City Commission was presented with information following a six week change to the traffic signal at the intersection.

On June 24, the Commission approved a change to the intersection to evaluate if a two way stop on West Street would work effectively. The change was to have a blinking yellow light for north and south traffic on Centreville and a blinking red light for east and west traffic on West Street.

City Engineer Barry Cox says he along with Todd Richter of Fleis & Vandenbrink Engineering went over the traffic information and reports from Sturgis Police who observed the intersection at different times of the day. After evaluating the data, Cox says his recommendation is to go with the stop signs. ...... {LISTEN}.

There would also be an auxiliary sign letting motorists and pedestrians know that cross traffic on North Centreville does not stop.

Cox did share some comments from the Police Officers who were monitoring the intersection. ...... {LISTEN}.

The Commission voted 7-1 to approve the removal of the traffic signal and installing stop signs at the completion of the North Centreville Road Project. Cox and Richter did tell the Commission if they see a change in the traffic patterns after the stop signs are installed, they can remove them and have a traffic signal put back in.

The West West Street and North Centreville Road intersection is under construction. When it's finished, stop signs will be put at the intersection for traffic on West Street (photo courtesy of Mike Stiles/WBET News)
(08-31-2015) • LaGrange HFH Dedicates Osmun Home
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Brighton
(08-31-2015) • FW Man Sentenced In Hamilton Lake Break In
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Courthouse • Angola, IN
(08-31-2015) • Original Pokagon Gatehouse Being Converted Into Museum
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Pokagon State Park • Angola, IN
(08-31-2015) • Angola Teen Injured In Branch County Accident
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Flint Road near Nipigon Beach Road
(08-31-2015) • Work On 200 West Scheduled To Start Next Week
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: 200 West • Angola, IN
(08-31-2015) • Fremont Man Surrenders Following Battery Investigation
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Fremont, IN
(08-31-2015) • Deshler, Ohio Man Killed In Williams County Crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: U.S. 6 Near Milepost 13
(08-30-2015) • Angola Team Pulls Plane For Special Olympics
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(08-30-2015) • Mother And Child Injured In DeKalb County Crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: I-69 SB 328 MM • Auburn, IN
(08-29-2015) • Howe Man Indicted In Federal Drug Case
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Fort Wayne
(08-29-2015) • Kane Retires From Sheriff's Department After Over Three Decades
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(08-29-2015) • Missing Teen Found Safe In Avilla
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Avilla, IN
(08-29-2015) • Garrett Man Arrested For Alleged Sexual Battery Against Teenage Girl
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Garrett, IN
(08-28-2015) • Repairs On Maumee Manhole Covers Next Week
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Maumee Street • Angola, IN
(08-28-2015) • Celebration Held For Angola And Fremont For ABC Quarterfinalist
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Lake James • Angola, IN
(08-27-2015) • Steuben July Home Sales Increase
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis
(08-27-2015) • LCSD Release Description Of Shooting Suspect And Vehicle
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(08-27-2015) • Auburn BPW Votes To Suspend 2 Officers
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Auburn, IN
(08-27-2015) • SCCF Completes Fundraising Goal
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(08-27-2015) • Jeep Goes Into Coldwater Lake House
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: 527 Warren Road
(08-27-2015) • North Wayne Re-Opens After Water Main Break
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: North Wayne Street • Angola, IN
(08-27-2015) • Angola Street Projects To Start After Labor Day
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola City Hall • Angola, IN
(08-27-2015) • Kendallville Police Investigating Attempted Bank Robbery
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: 116 West Mitchell • Kendallville, IN
(08-26-2015) • R.A.D. Classses To Be Held At Trine In September
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Sheriff's Department • Angola, IN
(08-26-2015) • Traffic Stop In Butler Leads To 10 Drug Arrests
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: 300 Block Of West Main Street • Butler, IN
(08-26-2015) • County Council Hears From Department Heads On Budget
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Community Center • Angola, IN
(08-26-2015) • Bixler Lake Drowning Victim Identified As Kendallville Man
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Bixler Lake • Kendallville, IN
(08-26-2015) • NE Indiana RDA Approves Road To One Million Plan
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Fort Wayne
(08-26-2015) • Coldwater Schools Name Interim Superintendent
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Coldwater, MI
(08-26-2015) • Free PSA Prostate Cancer Screenings Being Offered
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Cameron Hospital • Angola, IN
(08-26-2015) • Peppler Gets 60 Years For Killing Sister
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Courthouse • Angola, IN
(08-25-2015) • Rash Of Thefts From Vehicles Reported In Northeastern Steuben County
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Steuben County Sheriff's Department • Angola, IN
(08-25-2015) • Pence Signs Zent CARE Act Into Law
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Indianapolis





Contact WBET
BUSINESS260/665-9554
REQUESTS260/668-HITS
wlki@wlki.com

pfc

businesses