Decision details

Waiting restriction review - objectives to waiting restriction review 2019B and requests for waiting restriction review 2020

Decision Maker: Traffic Management Sub-Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Executive Director for Economic Growth and Neighbourhood Services submitted a report informing the Sub-Committee of objections that had been received during statutory consultation that took place between 6 August 2020 and 27 August 2020 for the agreed proposals that had formed the 2019B programme. The objections, support and other comments that had been received during statutory consultation for the 2019B programme were attached to the report at Appendix 1. Those proposals that did not receive objections or other comments would be implemented as advertised. Members were asked to consider whether to implement, amend or reject the proposals.

In addition, the report provided a list of new requests for potential inclusion in the 2020A programme, as set out at Appendix 2. Members were asked to consider whether each request should, or should not, be considered in the next programme.

Resolved -   

(1)     That the report be noted;

(2)     That the following proposals made under the waiting restriction review 2019A, as set out in Appendix 1 attached to the report, be implemented as advertised:

·         Elm Park

·         Elmleigh Court

·         Amersham Road

·         Christchurch Road

·         Elgar Road South – Allotment Access

·         Oak Tree Road

·         Rydal Avenue

·         Parkhouse Lane

·         Taff Way

·         Tuns Hill Cottage

·         Walnut Way

(3)     That the Assistant Director of Legal and Democratic Services be authorised to seal the resultant Traffic Regulation Order and no public inquiry be held into the proposals;

(4)     That respondents to the statutory consultation be informed of the decision of the Sub-Committee accordingly, following publication of the agreed minutes of the meeting;

(5)     That having considered the requests made for waiting restriction changes, as set out in Appendix 2 attached to the report, the requests be investigated by officers as part of the 2020 review programme, subject to the following amendments:

·         Gun Street (Abbey Ward) – Remove from the list pending further investigation by officers, in consultation with Ward Councillors, into the feasibility of the order under the Red Route scheme

·         Albert Road - Should be recorded under Thames Ward

·         Mowbray Drive – Should be recorded under Norcot Ward

(6)     That the officer recommendations, following investigation of the new requests for consideration in the 2020 programme, be shared with Ward Councillors, providing opportunity for their comments to be included in the next report to the Sub-Committee;

(7)     That should funding permit, a further report be submitted to the Sub-Committee requesting approval to conduct the Statutory Consultation on the recommended schemes for the 2020 programme.


Publication date: 09/10/2020

Date of decision: 16/09/2020

Decided at meeting: 16/09/2020 - Traffic Management Sub-Committee

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