Decision Session - Executive Member for Transport


Tuesday, 21 February 2023




Set out below is a summary of the decisions taken at the meeting of the Decision Session Executive Member for Transport held on Tuesday, 21 February 2023.  The wording used does not necessarily reflect the actual wording that will appear in the minutes.


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4.               Speed Limit Traffic Regulation Order Amendments



     i.        That the revised speed limit as advertised for the following sites be implemented:

·        The Hollies, Stockton on the Forest             20mph

·        Northfield Lane, Poppleton                           30mph                                                                         

·        North Lane, Huntington                                 30mph

·        Wheldrake Lane, Elvington                           30mph

·        Sim Balk Lane, Bishopthorpe                       40mph

·        Askham Bryan site 1                                      30mph

·        Askham Bryan site 2                  40mph and 30mph

·        Wheldrake Lane, Elvington                           30mph

·        Naburn                                                            30mph

·        The Revival Estate                                         20mph

Reason: Because the indications are these are appropriate speed limits due to the surrounding environment.


    ii.        That an Experimental Traffic Regulation Order be implemented for 18 months for revised speed limits as advertised for the following sites:

·        A1079, Dunnington                              40mph

·        Towthorpe                                            30mph

·        Shipton Road                                       30mph

Reason: Because this will provide an opportunity to obtain real time speed date to provide confidence that the proposed speed limit will be adhere too.





5.               Parking on the riverside at West Esplanade TRO



     i.        That the proposal the proposal for ‘No Waiting at any time’ restrictions on West Esplanade as proposed be approved.

Reason: The introduction of the restrictions will remove on street parking that has been occurring at this location and help to remove the conflict of movements between vehicles and pedestrian/cyclist which will increase safety for all users at this location.




6.               Urgent Business - Sutton Bridge B1228



     i.        That the item be deferred to a future Transport Decision Session to allow Officers to consult with the East Riding of Yorkshire Council and Yorkshire Water.

Reason: Sutton Bridge is in the ownership and boundary of East Riding of Yorkshire.