Decision details

Milton Road bus priority, walking and cycling measures: report on initial consultation and selection of a preferred route

Decision Maker: Greater Cambridge Partnership Executive Board, Greater Cambridge Partnership Joint Assembly

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Joint Assembly RECOMMENDED that the Executive Board:


(a)        Notes the findings in the initial consultation report.


(b)        Agrees to take forward the initial ideas in the ‘Do Something’ option for further design work including the Union Lane closure and Elizabeth Way roundabout ideas and ‘floating bus stops’, where highway space permitted, but excluding the ideas for banned turns at the Gilbert Road, Arbury Road and King’s Hedges Road junctions.


(c)        Agrees to consider major changes to the highway layout at the Mitcham’s Corner junction for implementation as part of the ongoing tranche 2 prioritisation work.


(d)        Notes the further technical work that would be undertaken over the summer period;


(e)        Supports the development of traffic management measures to mitigate displaced traffic and parking for the purposes of further consultation.


(f)        Delegates authority to the Executive Director of Economy, Transport and Environment at Cambridgeshire County Council, in consultation with the Chairman and Vice-Chairman of the Executive Board, to approve a further consultation for a preferred option scheme design, as detailed in section 43 of the report.


(g)        Notes the procurement plan for project delivery, the revised project programme and the consultation plan set out in the report.

Publication date: 02/06/2016

Date of decision: 02/06/2016

Decided at meeting: 02/06/2016 - Greater Cambridge Partnership Joint Assembly

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