SWINDON BOROUGH COUNCIL (BUS LANES, BUS GATES AND BUS ONLY ROADS) ORDER 2014 AMENDMENT ORDER (No. 2) 2018Notice ID: MF0261295
SWINDON BOROUGH COUNCIL (BUS LANES, BUS GATES AND BUS ONLY ROADS) ORDER 2014 AMENDMENT ORDER (No. 2) 2018
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Swindon Borough Council proposes to make the above Order under the relevant sections of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, The Traffic Management Act 2004 and The Transport Act 2000 and all other enabling powers and in consultation with the Chief Officer of the Police. The reasons for making is Order is revoke the bus lane on the eastbound carriageway on Wootton Bassett Road east of Mannington Roundabout. IMPLEMENTATION OF PEDESTRIAN CROSSINGS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Swindon Borough Council in exercise of its powers under Section 23 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, intend to introduce the following changes to pedestrian crossing facilities: Queens Drive – East of Shrivenham Road. Pedestrian crossing to be upgraded to Toucan. Drove Road – Opposite the junction with Plymouth Street. Pedestrian crossing to be upgraded to Toucan. Westfield Way – Introduction a Toucan crossing between Osterley Road and Mazurek Way. The upgrades to the Queen Drive and Drove Road are following the completion of the new Eastern Flyer to improve and safe pedestrian and cycle links to the town centre. The new toucan crossing on Westfield Way is following safety concerns for pedestrians crossing the road in this area. The new crossing will permit the safer crossing of pedestrians & cyclists together. It will also contribute to the improve cycle route links in the area through the widening of the footway/ cycleway on both sides of the crossing. A copy of the Order and plans may be inspected at the One Stop Shop, Wat Tyler House, Euclid Street, Swindon during normal office hours and further details are also available at www.swindon.gov.uk/trafficregulationorders Objections or representations to the proposed Order should be made in writing to reach the undersigned, quoting reference (ZA/TRO/WBR Bus Lane or ZA/Pedestrian Crossing) by no later than 6 March 2018. Head of Transport and Highway Services, Wat Tyler House West, Beckhampton Street, Swindon SN1 2JH. 14 February 2018 For further information regarding this Order please telephone (01793) 466401 (direct line).