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Traffic Commission

PURPOSE

The commission consists of seven Traffic Commission members including the Monroe County Sheriff or designee, the Monroe County Highway Superintendent or designee and the Monroe County Highway Engineer or designee.

In addition, there shall be four members, three of whom shall be district representatives, and one of whom shall be a representative of the County at-large, and all of whom shall be appointed for a term of two years. There shall be one representative appointed by the Board of Commissioners from each of the three Commissioner districts and one at-large member appointed by the County Council. All members of the Commission shall be voting members.

The duties of the Commission shall include, but not be limited to, making recommendations for ordinances to the Board of Commissioners to: 

  • determine the location of stop signs, slow
    signs and yield signs on County roads
  • set speed limits
  • designate one-way roads
  • regulate the operation of bicycles
  • regulate traffic generally by the authority of IC 9-21-1-3.

To make a request, please complete and submit the Traffic Commission Request Form to:  ghenson@co.monroe.in.us  or Fax to (812) 349-2959.  Adobe Acrobat Reader is needed for filling in this form. Download Adobe Acrobat Reader  

TERM

Two Years

MEMBERS

APPOINTED BY

TERM EXPIRATION DATE

Joe Goss

Commissioners            

12/31/18

Paul White Sr.

Commissioners

12/31/18

Amanda Turnipseed

Commissioners

12/31/19

Reed Adams

County Council

12/31/19

Lisa Ridge, Highway Director

By Virtue of Office

 

John  Chambers, Highway Superintendent

By Virtue of Office

 

Brad Swain, County Sheriff

By Virtue of Office

 

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