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16.50.100 Designation of Transit Lanes.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 182921, effective June 17, 2009.)  Designation of transit lanes, excluding the Transit Mall and Auxiliary Vehicular Lanes separately designated herein will be made by the City Traffic Engineer upon advice of the City Engineer and the Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon (TriMet).  Designation will be shown by official signs or markings.  Signs or markings will distinguish whether the transit lane may be used by:

A.  Bus only;

B.  Light rail vehicle only;

C.  Trolley or streetcar vehicle; or

D.  Carpool vehicle only; or some combination of the above.