Decision details

Gipsy Hill Our Streets- Neighbourhood Enhancement Programme Phase 3

Decision Maker: Director of Environment

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


1.         To grant scheme approval for the following Our Streets initiatives in Gipsy Hill ward, as detailed in Section 2 and Appendix 1, at a forecast cost of £200,000:

a)      Gipsy Road junction with Auckland Hill: new pedestrian refuge, speed table and waiting restrictions. Cost: £31,500.

b)      Gipsy Road: new zebra crossing and speed table outside Kingswood School (Upper Site). Cost: £34,500

c)      Gipsy Road junction with Salters Hill: Change junction geometry, new pedestrian refuge and waiting restrictions. Cost: £21,500

d)      Clive Road junction with Carnac Street: new speed table. Cost: £24,500

e)      Gipsy Hill: General improvements to public realm with waiting restrictions near station. Cost: £20,300

f)       Other waiting restrictions: Cost: £5,000

g)      Additional 20mph signs and road markings: Add to various streets to encourage drivers to adhere to the speed limit. Cost: £4,000.

h)      Street trees: Plant 45 new trees to locations as identified in consultation: Cost £23,200

i)       Paxton Place and Vale Street: Improve pedestrian safety and accessibility by adding bollards and dropped kerbs as necessary. Cost: £1,000


2.         That, subject to the above approval, to agree to these schemes’ implementation under sections 6, 124 and Schedule 1 and Part IV of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, and section 90A-L of the Highways Act 1980, subject to no material objections resulting from the statutory consultation process, but that any objections that are received are considered by the Director of Environment before a decision is reached.


Publication date: 03/04/2019

Date of decision: 11/04/2019

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