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Archive for the ‘Parking’ Category

Parking issues in Vale, Bushey and neighbouring roads

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 16 October, 2017

Residents in Vale Road told us of their concerns that the residents of the flats at the Sainsbury’s development would park in their road. As a result we put in place a policy which means that these residents are not eligible for parking permits. However, concern remained about evening and weekend parking, when there are […]

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Consultation on changes to residents’ parking permits

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 20 September, 2017

A consultation on proposed changes to residents permits in the existing Controlled Parking Zones has just finished.  Residents raised concerns raised about the changes to the bands (to a graduated scheme based on vehicle emissions), and also on the proposed cap of only three permits per household.  Steve Penneck responded that the graduated emissions proposal […]

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Road safety in Collingwood Road

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 10 August, 2017

Parents who walk with their children along Collingwood Road have approached us about the dangers of speeding and heavy traffic.  We know that these concerns are shared by many of you. We have listened to the specific points that have been made, and discussed them with the Council’s traffic engineer, with the local bus company […]

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Residents have their say at Local Committee meeting

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 11 January, 2017

The meeting of Sutton Local Committee on 13 December in the Europa Gallery gave a large number of residents an opportunity to give their views on a range of local issues. It was encouraging to see so many of you there.  If you missed it, the agenda and papers can be found here: As it […]

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Residents in Ranfurly Road consulted on footway parking

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 14 December, 2016

Residents in Ranfurly Road and adjacent properties are currently being consulted on a scheme to allow partial footway parking in sections of the road.  Sutton Local Committee agreed in September, that if the scheme were supported, funding to enable its implementation would be agreed. We have been trying for some time to find a solution […]

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Flats proposed for Prince Regent site

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 14 December, 2016

A planning application has been received to demolish the Prince Regent pub and build a 9 storey block of flats. Residents will recall that last month the Government de-listed the Prince Regent Pub clearing the way for the pub to be demolished and redeveloped.  The planning application follows on from the exhibition held by the […]

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Following the statutory consultation with residents a few weeks ago, proposals to restrict parking in these areas will now ahead in early November. These measures are designed to improve road safety, mainly by improving sight lines at junctions, and also to improve access.  They include (click on the following to find a map of the […]

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Ranfurly Road pavement parking plans

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 31 August, 2016

Residents will know that we have been trying for some time to find a solution to the parking and access difficulties in Ranfurly Road.  The issues was raised last year at Sutton Local Committee as part of the Committee’s consultation on local parking difficulties.   Due to the narrowness of the road, there have been occasions […]

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Parking proposals amended in the light of residents’ views

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 6 July, 2016

You will recall that residents were recently consulted on a range of parking proposals to help alleviate some of the safety and access issues caused by heavy parking near Greenshaw school.  Many thanks to all of you who wrote in with your views.  Some people wanted more restrictions; others wanted fewer.  Throughout this exercise we […]

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RESIDENTS JOIN DEBATES ON PARKING, TRAFFIC AND HIGH ST IMPROVEMENTS

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 13 June, 2016

Thanks to the many residents who came to the Local Committee meeting on 7 June and participated in the debates.  It was encouraging to see so many of you there. Among the many issues discussed were: plans to consult residents around Greenshaw school about additional parking restrictions in the area. These are needed to manage […]

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