U80322 Kingsway and C1127 College Road, Hereford – prohibition of waiting at any time
Decision Maker: Cabinet member transport and roads
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To consider the introduction of a Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) in Hereford City the effect of which will be to prohibit waiting at any time, (double yellow lines), on both sides of the road in Kingsway and on one side of College Road in the vicinity of the Co-op Store. The aim of this proposal is to reduce on street parking congestion and hence improve safety at the junction of Kingsway with College Road.
A Traffic Regulation Order be introduced on the unclassified road U80322 Kingsway and the classified road C1127 College Road the effect of which will impose the following restrictions:
a) Prohibition of waiting at any time
U80322 Kingsway – north eastern side
From a point 73 metres south east of where the extended line of the south eastern kerb line of the unclassified road U80323 Queensway intersects the extended line of the north eastern kerb line of the unclassified road U80322 Kingsway for a distance of 16 metres in a south easterly direction along Kingsway to the junction with the C1127 College Road.
U80322 Kingsway – south western side and the C1127 College Road western and north western side
From a point 53 metres south east of where the extended line of the south eastern kerb line of the unclassified road U80323 Queensway intersects the south western kerb line of the unclassified road U80322 Kingsway for a distance of 75 metres in a south easterly direction along Kingsway then a southerly and south westerly direction along the classified road C1127 College Road
Reasons for the decision:
This proposal has been developed and is recommended as a solution to address concerns raised by West Mercia Police and the Local Member Councillor Wilcox regarding kerbside parking congestion in the vicinity of the Co-op store at the junction of Kingsway and College Road in Hereford.
Alternative options considered:
That the proposed TRO is not implemented which would consequently not assist in solving the problems mentioned in 2 below
Publication date: 03/11/2015
Date of decision: 03/11/2015
Effective from: 07/11/2015