Decision details

20mph Compliance Programme and Atkins Road Biodiverse Build-out

Decision Maker: Director of Infrastructure and Capital Delivery

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


1.    To have regard to the Equality Impact Assessment prepared for the purposes of this report (Appendix D).


2.     To delegate to officers to carry out statutory consultation under Regulation 6 of the Local Authorities Traffic Orders (Procedure) (England & Wales) Regulations 1996 and under Section 90C of the Highways Act 1980 and referred to below in paragraphs 4.5 and 4.10 respectively.


3.     To grant scheme approval for the measures as described at Section 2 of this report and illustrated in the design drawings attached in Appendix B and C at a cost of £299,000 respectively.


4.     That subject to the above approval and due regard to the outcome of the consultation referred to in recommendation 2 above, to implement the scheme under permanent traffic management orders and traffic order notices made under the provisions of sections 6, 45, 49, 124 and Schedule 1 and Part IV of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.


5.     That, subject to the approval at recommendation 3 above, to delegate to the Director of Residents Services authority to consider by way of a written report objections resulting from the statutory consultation process under section 90C(4) of the Highways Act 1980 and following such consideration, whether or not to hold a local inquiry.


6.     Subject to approval of recommendation 4 above to approve use of £154,000 from the Sustainable Transport/Public Realm theme within the Capital Investment Programme (CIP) approved in July 2020 towards the implementation of the scheme referred to in paragraph 2, road danger and traffic speed reduction (20mph compliance) improvements to Leigham Court Road and Atkins Road. Along with the Atkins Road biodiverse build out as part of the borough’s resilience to; climate change, flood, heat and biodiversity risks and exposure to poor air quality outside schools, as illustrated on drawings no.TC_LCR_100_001, TC_LCR_100_002, TC_AR_100_001 Rev B and TC_AR_100_002 Rev A in Appendix B and C.


Publication date: 23/12/2021

Date of decision: 05/01/2022

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