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Archive for the ‘Parking’ Category

Parking strategy consultation deadline extended to 30 December.

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 16 December, 2018

The parking consultation, due to finish on 16th December, has been extended until 30th December. With the fourth highest car ownership level in London, many residents have told Sutton Council that parking within the borough is now a major and growing concern. That’s why we decided to make this one of our top priorities. The […]

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Council consults on parking issues in your road

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 19 November, 2018

Many residents have been telling us about the growing parking problems in the area due to St Helier Hospital, school and commuter parking and people visiting the town centre.  The Council consulted residents about the problems late last year and have now analysed the 5,500 replies received.  Based on those responses, Council officers have prepared […]

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Parking strategy update

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 4 June, 2018

We were hoping for a full report on the parking survey at the Sutton local Committee meeting on 7 June, and are disappointed that it is not ready yet. Of the 43,000 surveys that were delivered, the Council received 5,500 responses with some very detailed comments and suggestions. All the responses are being analysed on […]

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Planning application no. DM2018/00360 has been received to erect a domed roof over four outside tennis courts to the north of the tennis centre.  The application can be viewed here on the Council web site. The proposed dome would be about 9 metres high.  It would cover existing outside tennis courts immediately to the north […]

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Local Committee cancelled

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 20 February, 2018

The Sutton Local Committee Meeting planned for 1 March was cancelled due to weather conditions.   It has not been possible to find an alternative date.  The next meeting is planned for Thursday 7 June   Ruth, Marlene and Steve

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New bus stops proposed for S4 in Edinburgh Road

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 26 January, 2018

The Council is consulting nearby residents on a proposal from Transport for London to introduce two fixed bus stops in Edinburgh Road where bus route S4 currently operates on a hail & ride basis. The proposal has been drawn up as a result of complaints from passengers and bus operators highlighting the difficulty that bus […]

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Parking consultation reminder

by Ruth, Marlene, and Steve on 4 December, 2017

You should have recently received a questionnaire from the Council through your letter box. It’s a two page Parking Consultation and the Council needs to hear your views. More and more people living in our ward are telling us that parking is a major problem. The number of cars in our roads is increasing and the […]

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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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