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20 mph Speed Limits: Your City Results and an Update on Policy Development

Decision Maker: Decision Session - Executive Member for City Strategy, Executive Member for City Strategy

Decision status: Item Called In

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Purpose of report: To report the results of the recent 20mph speed limit consultation and propose options for the future policy to be used in this area.
The Executive Member is asked to: Consider the proposed options for the future policy.

ITEM DEFERRED: As the report back on the Fishergate 20 mph trial will not be available until after Christmas the paper is being put back to allow the inclusion of this feedback. The report is due to be taken on 1 February 2011.


RESOLVED:            That the Executive Member for City Strategy agrees to:

i) Note the results of the 20mph speed limit consultation.

ii) Confirm the Councils current policies on setting speed limits within the City of York Council area.

iii) Requests officers to consider how greater influence could be given to local communities and neighbourhoods in determining the speed limits applied to residential streets in their areas.


REASON:To enable a policy on 20mph speed limits to be developed in line with amended national guidance.

Report author: Tony Clarke

Publication date: 01/02/2011

Date of decision: 01/02/2011

Decided at meeting: 01/02/2011 - Decision Session - Executive Member for City Strategy

Issue status: The decision is currently being reconsidered

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