Queens Avenue Report July 2017

Maidstone Joint Transportation Board

12 July 2017

 

Petition Report Queens Avenue, Maidstone

 

Decision Making Authority

Kent County Council

Lead Director

Roger Wilkin

Lead Head of Service

Tim Read

Lead Officer and Report Author

Jennie Watson

Wards and County Divisions affected

Bridge Ward

Which Member(s) requested this report?

Dan Daley

 

 

This report makes the following recommendations:

 

For Information: The purpose of this report is to provide members with a progress report on a petition currently being considered by KCC Highways, Transportation and Waste

 

 

 

 

 

Timetable

Meeting

Date

Maidstone Joint Transportation Board

12 July 2017



Petition Report Queens Avenue, Maidstone

 

1.       ORIGIN OF REPORT

 

A petition was presented at the March meeting of this board for KCC to undertake a study to explore all opportunities for controlling and limiting traffic movement and inconsiderate parking.

 

2.       PURPOSE OF REPORT AND EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

 

The purpose of this report is to provide members with a progress report on a petition currently being considered by KCC Highways, Transportation and Waste

 

 

3.       WORK UNDERTAKEN

 

A meeting was held with the petitioner, Shernold School, Councillor Daley and KCC Officers to discuss the issues experienced and options available.

 

KCC has arranged for a speed survey to be carried out and will investigate waiting restrictions and traffic flow ideas.

 

 

4.       AVAILABLE OPTIONS

 

KCC will provide a full report to the Joint Transportation Board in October.