Agenda and draft minutes

Highways Advisory Committee - Tuesday, 11th January, 2022 7.00 pm

Venue: VIRTUAL MEETING

Contact: Taiwo Adeoye - 01708 433079  Email: taiwo.adeoye@onesource.co.uk

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25.

DISCLOSURE OF INTERESTS

Members are invited to disclose any interest in any of the items on the agenda at this point of the meeting. 

 

Members may still disclose any interest in an item at any time prior to the consideration of the matter.

 

Minutes:

 

 There were no disclosures of interest.

26.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 280 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 14 December 2021, and to authorise the Chairman to sign them.

 

Minutes:

 

 The minutes of the meeting held on 14 December 2021 were agreed as a correct record and signed by the Chairman.

27.

SCHOOL STREETS (SS) PHASE 1 - REQUEST TO CONVERT THE SCHEME FROM EXPERIMENTAL TO PERMANENT pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Report attached.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The report before the Committee sought recommendations to convert the School Streets (SS) Phase 1 scheme from experimental to permanent.

In accordance with the public speaking arrangements the Committee was addressed by a local resident.

 

The Committee considered the report and following a debate RESOLVED to recommend to the Cabinet Member for Public Realm in consultation with the Leader of the Council that:

 

·            the experimental school street schemes for Branfil Primary School, Hylands Primary School and Squirrels Heath Infant & Junior Schools proceed to formal advertisement and making of the permanent traffic order; as shown on the drawings in the report and detailed in the following table:

 

 

Scheme Ref No.

School Name

Roads Included in the ‘Pedestrian and Cycle only’ zone (School Street)

Times of operation (AM)

Times of operation (PM)

S1

Branfil Primary School

-        Southview Drive

-        Cedar Drive

8.00 - 9.30am

2 – 3:30pm

S2

Hylands Primary School

-        Benjamin Close

8 – 9:30am

2.30 - 4.00pm

S3

Squirrels Heath Infant & Junior Schools

-        Sailsbury Rd

 

8:00 – 9.3 am

2:30– 4pm

 

·            Approve the officer’s recommendations to overrule the small number of objections received during the experimental order statutory consultation period and agree that officers write to the objectors where possible and explain why their objections have been overruled.

 

The voting to recommend the scheme was passed by 6 votes to 2 abstentions. Councillor Durant and Middleton abstained.