Decision details

Quietway - Cornwall Rd to Blackfriars Rd (Meymott Street)

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Environment, Transport and the Climate Emergency

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

1.  It is recommended that the Cabinet Member for Environment, Transport and Climate Emergency:

 

  i.  Consider the one representation as summarised in paragraph 15 received during statutory consultation relating to the proposal to introduce cycling and walking interventions.

 

  ii.  Instruct officers to write to the person who made a representation to inform them of the council’s decision.

 

  iii.  Instruct officers to make the necessary Traffic Management Order.

 

  iv.  Instruct officers to proceed with installation of the following proposals shown in Appendices A and B:

 

·  Permitting cyclists to travel from Hatfields to Blackfriars Road along the whole of Meymott Street including the section east of Colombo Street.

·  Widening of footways, including the removal of three parking spaces, to create a better environment for pedestrians.

·  Introducing raised features on Colombo Street and Hatfields to further slow vehicular traffic and improve pedestrian accessibility.

·  Removing redundant street clutter such as bollards and non-essential signage.

·  Introducing additional cycle stands.

·  Removing the island at the junction of Meymott Street and Hatfields allowing the proposed footway buildout.

·  Reducing the number of residents’ bays from six to four.

·  Increasing the number of Pay by Phone bays from three to five.

Decision:

That the Cabinet Member for Environment, Transport and Climate Emergency

approved the following:

 

1.  The one representation be considered as summarised in paragraph 15 which was received during statutory consultation that related to the proposal to introduce cycling and walking interventions.

 

2.  That officers be instructed to write to the person who made a representation to inform them of the council’s decision.

 

3.  That officers be instructed to make the necessary traffic Management Order.

 

4.  That officers be instructed to proceed with installation of the following proposals shown in Appendices A and B.

 

·  Permitting cyclists to travel from Hatfields to Blackfriars Road along the whole of Meymott Street including the section east of Colombo Street.

·  Widening of footways, including the removal of three parking spaces, to create a better environment for pedestrians.

·  Introducing raised features on Colombo Street and Hatfields to further slow vehicular traffic and improve pedestrian accessibility.

·  Removing redundant street clutter such as bollards and non-essential signage.

·  Introducing additional cycle stands.

·  Removing the island at the junction of Meymott Street and Hatfields allowing the proposed footway buildout.

·  Reducing the number of residents’ bays from six to four.

·  Increasing the number of Pay by Phone bays from three to five.

Publication date: 28/06/2019

Date of decision: 25/06/2019

Effective from: 09/07/2019

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