Town of Mount Hope, NY
Orange County
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[Adopted 12-7-1993]
By adoption of this article, the Town Board of the Town of Mount Hope, Orange County, New York, declares its intent to exact an article pursuant to the provisions of § 1622 of the Vehicle and Traffic Law of the State of New York for the administration and enforcement of speed limits, and in the exercise of its police power in these regards does hereby enact the following provisions:
A. 
Section 2a and b of the Town of Mount Hope Regulatory Speed Limit Ordinance adopted on the 23rd day of November 1987 is repealed.
The Town Board of the Town of Mount Hope, Orange County, New York, hereby establishes maximum speed limits to which vehicles may proceed on the following Town roads:
A. 
The speed limit shall be 30 miles per hour within the Mount Hope area, the boundaries of which are described in Subsection A(1), exclusive of the county roads and Town highways listed in Subsection A(2).
(1) 
Area description. The boundaries of the Mount Hope area are the boundaries of the Town of Mount Hope.
(2) 
The following county roads and Town highways are excluded from the above thirty-mile-per-hour area speed regulations:
Name of Street
Brola Road (Town Road 32)
County Road 11
County Road 18
County Road 24
County Road 35
County Road 60
County Road 73
County Road 90
County Road 94
Finchville Turnpike (Town Road 1)
Homestead Lane (Town Road 6)
Kohler Road (Town Road 4)
Ledge Road (Town Road 30)
Manning Road
Mill Pond Road (Town Road 8)
Murray Road (Town Road 12)
Pine Grove Road (Town Road 27)
Ridge Road (Town Road 10)
Schoolhouse Road
Shawangunk Road (Town Road 13)
Shoddy Hollow Road (Town Road 22)
White Bridge Road (Town Road 14)
B. 
The following linear speed limits are established on the following Town roads:
Name of Street
Speed Limit
(mph)
Location
Brola Road (Town Road 32)
40
Between Spruce Road and the Mount Hope/Wallkill Town line, a distance of 0.6 ± mile
Grove Road (Town Road 27)
40
Between CR18 and Timothy Collard Road, a distance of 1.5 ± mile
Homestead Lane (Town Road 6)
40
Between CR73 and Finchville Turnpike, a distance of 1.1 ± mile
Kohler Road (Town Road 4)
40
Between CR24 and the Mount Hope/Greenville Town line, a distance of 0.9 ± mile
Ledge Road (Town Road 30)
35
Between CR18 and Pine Grove Road, a distance of 0.8± mile
Manning Road
35
Between the Mount Hope/Wawayanda Town line and the Mount Hope/Wallkill Town line, a distance of 0.5 ± mile
Mill Pond Road (Town Road 8)
35
Between Finchville Turnpike and CR24, a distance of 0.9 ± mile.
Ridge Road (Town Road 10)
40
Between Kohler Road and CR94, a distance of 1.4 ± mile
Schoolhouse Road
35
Between Route 211 and CR18, a distance of 1.2 ± mile
Shawangunk Road (Town Road 13)
40
Between CR11 and CR60, a distance of 0.9 ± mile
Shoddy Hollow Road (Town Road 22)
35
Between Route 211 and CR18, a distance of 3.1 ± mile
White Bridge Road (Town Road 14)
30
Between a point 0.8 ± mile northeast of CR11 and Route 211, a distance of 0.8 ± mile
White Bridge Road (Town Road 14)
40
Between CR11 and a point 0.8 ± mile northeast, a distance of 0.8 ± mile
C. 
The following linear speeds will remain unchanged on the following Town roads:
Name of Street
Speed Limit
(mph)
Location
Finchville Turnpike (Town Road 1)
30
Between CR11 and a point 0.3 ± mile
Finchville Turnpike (Town Road 1)
45
Between a point 0.3 ± mile southwest of CR11 and CR24, a distance of 1.7 ± mile
Murray Road (Town Road 12)
35
From CR11 to the Mount Hope/Wallkill Town line, a distance of 1.0 ± mile
In accordance with § 1622 of the Vehicle and Traffic Law, the Department of Transportation, upon the request of the County Superintendent of Highways and the Town Board of the Town of Mount Hope, has filed orders with the Secretary of State whereby the above-enumerated provisions were added to the State Department of Transportation Regulations, said orders relating to:
A. 
Dated October 21, 1993;
B. 
Dated October 26, 1993; and
C. 
Dated June 24, 1987.
Said provisions will take effect upon the installation of the necessary traffic control devices required by and conforming to the State Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices.
Any violations of the speed limits set forth herein in the Town of Mount Hope pursuant to this article shall carry the same penalties provided for speed violations as set forth in § 1800 of the Vehicle and Traffic Law of the State of New York.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).