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Submitted

13/03/2017 20:43:38

Reference No

5227

 

Issue Summary

Pedestrian safety at crossing on A4 at Manton

 

Latest Update

16/03/2017 11:40:06 Details about this situation have been sent to Wiltshire Councils Road Safety Manager for further input.


14/03/2017 11:04:13 There have been six issues reported in the last week covering this subject. Details have been passed to the local Highways engineer for input and suggested solutions. Details can be passed on as they come in.


CATG Action / Recommendation

16/03/2017 11:40:06 Details about this situation have been sent to Wiltshire Councils Road Safety Manager for further input.


14/03/2017 11:04:13 There have been six issues reported in the last week covering this subject. Details have been passed to the local Highways engineer for input and suggested solutions. Details can be passed on as they come in.


Issue

The A4 traffic lights just before Manton turning as you leave Marlborough. The crossing seems to get missed by drivers. The cars speed along the road so fast as a pedestrian this can be very daunting. The signage is not clear and unfortunately drivers often dont stopped. Children often use this crossing and it is very dangerous.

 

Issue Location

Marlborough

Street / Location

A4 near Manton

Electoral Division

Marlborough West

Issue Duration

A long time

Who is Affected

Any pedestrians using this crossing it is often used by school children and families.

What has been done so far

I try to teach my children about road safety and ensure they do not cross the road until the green man is present but also to make sure cars are stopped.

What would resolve issue

Clear signage review speed limit. Also fix railings that have been hit.

Who needs to come together

Classification

Community Area Transport Group

In touch with Councillor

No

Sub Classification

Current Status

in progress

 

 

 

Related Issues

 

 

link to issue 5228
link to issue 5222
link to issue 5217
link to issue 5216
link to issue 5215


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