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Report of the Head of Planning and Development - Scope and costs required to implement 20 mph speed limits within the Borough of Maidstone

Decision Maker: Strategic Planning, Sustainability and Transportation Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Scope and costs required to implement 20 mph speed limits within the Borough of Maidstone

Decision:

Issue for Decision

 

To consider the report and whether to request officers undertake or commission further work on the 20 mile per hour scheme, and to consider the Maidstone Urban Area, the five Rural Service Centres and five Larger Villages as suitable scheme areas.

 

Decision Made

 

That in the Local Plan period pilot studies be undertaken of certain sections of highway in Maidstone where there is acknowledged pedestrian and vehicular conflict and where there is resident support in order to deliver 20 mph speed limit areas.

 

 

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Steve Clarke 602418 Email: steveclarke@maidstone.gov.uk Email: steveclarke@maidstone.gov.uk.

Report author: Steve Clarke

Publication date: 08/03/2016

Date of decision: 08/03/2016

Decided: 08/03/2016 - Strategic Planning, Sustainability and Transportation Committee

Effective from: 17/03/2016

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