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Issue details

Fossgate Public Realm Improvements

Purpose of the report: To report on the proposals and consultation for improvements to the layout and appearance of Fossgate and its junctions with Pavement and Walmgate/Merchantgate, and to seek approval to implement the proposed changes.

To request approval to advertise amendments to the Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) for revisions to parking bays and waiting restrictions, and to implement the amendments if no objections are received. If objections to the TRO advertisement are received, these will be reported back to Executive Member decision session for a decision.

The report will ask the Executive Member to consider the content of the report and any objections raised against the proposed scheme, and approve the implementation of the proposals as per the recommendations. Approve the advertisement of the TRO and subsequent implementation of the changes (if no objections are received).

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: Guildhall Ward;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/10/2018

Decision due: 15/11/18 by Decision Session - Executive Member for Transport

Decision due: 15/11/18 by Executive Member for Transport and Planning

Lead member: Executive Member for Transport and Planning

Lead director: Corporate Director of Economy and Place

Department: Directorate of Economy and Place

Contact: David Mercer Tel No. 01904 553471; Email: shaun.harrison@york.gov.uk Email: david.mercer@york.gov.uk.

Consultation process

Internal & external consultation with members, appropriate stakeholders, residents and businesses, including letter drops to frontages, press release, website, public meetings, display at West Offices and social media.

Making Representations: Residents, Businesses, Fossgate Traders Association and other interested parties.


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