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Decision details

Petition to request changes in traffic management in Walmgate and Navigation Road

Decision Maker: Executive Members for City Strategy and Advisory Panel

Decision status: Implemented

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Purpose of report: is in response to a petition from residents requesting a number of speed management measures, crossing points, alterations to the traffic signals and no through traffic on Navigation Road.

The report will refer to the speed surveys that have been undertaken, the consultation carried out with the petition organisers and the wider impacts of addressing the requests set out in the petition.

Members are asked to: approve officer recommendations on the actions that can be undertaken.




Advice of the Advisory Panel


That the Executive Member for City Strategy be advised to:


(i)    Continue to address speed management issues under the current policy, and offer the use of the new Speed Indicator Devise programme to the community for use in the New Year; 1.

(ii)   Note the proposal to upgrade Walmgate Bar, including a light controlled pedestrian phase;

(iii)Offer family Road Safety Training and resources to the Nursery. 2.

Decision of the Executive Member for City Strategy


RESOLVED:That the advice of the Advisory Panel be accepted and endorsed.


REASON:            This would give continuity to the Councils policy’s on speed management and ensure that priority is given to achieving set targets to lower casualty statistics in York.

Publication date: 09/12/2008

Date of decision: 08/12/2008

Decided at meeting: 08/12/2008 - Executive Members for City Strategy and Advisory Panel

Effective from: 11/12/2008

Accompanying Documents:


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