Decision details

20 mph zone petition for Almsford Drive, Acomb

Decision Maker: Decision Session - Executive Member for City Strategy

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Purpose of report: A petition has been received requesting a 20mph zone/speed limit on Almsford Drive. The report will refer to the results of the speed surveys conducted and consider the petition request in line with the list of prioritised schemes.

Members are asked to: Approve the recommendations in relation to the petition request.


RESOLVED:            That the Executive Member for City Strategy agrees:

i)       That no further action should be taken at the current time in relation to Almsford Drive but that it should be taken forward for consideration against other priorities in 2011/12.

ii)     To await further guidance from the Department for Transport before determining whether it should be progressed as a wider 20mph speed limit or as an extension to the 20mph zone.

REASON:            To progress requests and petitions against agreed criteria to ensure that limited funding is allocated consistently


Report author: Ruth Stephenson

Publication date: 02/11/2010

Date of decision: 02/11/2010

Decided at meeting: 02/11/2010 - Decision Session - Executive Member for City Strategy

Effective from: 05/11/2010

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