Issue - decisions

Railton and St. Matthew's Low Traffic Neighbourhood

10/12/2021 - Railton and St. Matthew's Low Traffic Neighbourhood

1.         To consider responses received, including objections and the proposed response to these, to the experimental traffic orders comprising the Railton Low Traffic Neighbourhood and St Matthew’s Low Traffic Neighbourhood schemes.

2.         To consider the performance of the experimental schemes in relation to the agreed Monitoring Strategy.

3.         To consider the Council’s statutory duties under section 16 of the Traffic Management Act 2004 and section 122 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.

4.         To consider the Council’s statutory duties under the Equality Act 2010 including the discharge of the Public Sector Equality Duty and any impact on Human Rights.

5.         To consider the outcome of non-statutory consultation and market research in relation to the experimental schemes.

6.         To approve the development and implementation of complementary area improvements and approve the LTN Exemption Policy.

7.         That responses received to the experimental traffic orders, including objections to the proposals, do not warrant the holding of a public inquiry.

8.         To delegate authority to the Assistant Director, Parking, Streetworks and Commercial for the making of traffic orders which give permanent effect to the experimental traffic schemes known as Railton Low Traffic Neighbourhood and St Matthew’s Low Traffic Neighbourhood under the provisions of section 124, Schedule 1 and Part IV of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and of the Local Authorities' Traffic Orders (Procedure) (England and Wales) Regulations 1996 Regulations 23 and 24.

9.         To grant scheme approval for the construction of public realm works associated with the permanent LTN scheme as described Section 2 of this report and illustrated in the design drawings attached in Appendix H.