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Submitted

06/10/2017 13:48:35

Reference No

5743

 

Issue Summary

Cars mounting kerb ansd speeding traffic Durrington

 

Latest Update

06/10/2017 14:26:07 This will go to CATG for consideration in October


CATG Action / Recommendation

Issue

Durrington Town Council at its last meeting on the 26th of September discussed the issue of public safety along a specific part of Bulford Road Durrington SP4 8HA. The area of particular concern is the stretch of Bulford Road between Coronation Road and Poores Road. Due to parked cars on one side of the road impatient drivers are mounting the pavement alongside the shops Kebab Shop Palmers Papers so that two way traffic can be maintained. This is particularly prevalent early mornings and late afternoons. Bulford Road is in the heart of the village and is used to access all of the schools in the village those who walk along this part of Bulford Road are at risk of injury from the drivers who are mounting the pavement. The Town Council would therefore like to consider bollards being installed along this stretch of road as is in place outside of the chemist and library between Coronation Road and New Road.

 

Issue Location

Amesbury

Street / Location

Bulford Road between Coronation Road and Poores Road shop side

Electoral Division

Durrington and Larkhill

Issue Duration

For many years but issue has increased the last year

Who is Affected

Pedestrians mainly school children

What has been done so far

Discussed the issue at Town Council read comments from residents in our Parish Plan highlighting the problem. Incidents could be reported to the police.

What would resolve issue

Bollards be placed along the stretch of pavement outlined

Who needs to come together

Road users are the issue but these may be from both inside and outside of the village. We do not believe the issue can be tackled any other way than to install bollards

Classification

Highways & Transport

In touch with Councillor

Yes

Sub Classification

Current Status

in progress

 

 

 

 

 


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