Traffic Management Sub-Committee

Date: Thursday 16 January 2014 18:30

Location: Council Chamber, Civic Offces, Reading.

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Committee AdministratorRichard Woodford - Committee AdministratorContact Form
Committee AdministratorSally Poole - Committee AdministratorContact Form

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Items for consideration in public session

ItemDescriptionWard AffectedReport PDF link
1FORMER TRANSPORT USERS’ FORUM - CONSULTATIVE ITEMS

(A) QUESTIONS submitted in accordance with the Panel’s Terms of Reference

(B) PRESENTATION – READING TRANSPORT/READIBUS

Members of the public attending the meeting will be invited to participate in discussion of the above items. All speaking should be through the Chair.

This section of the meeting will finish by 7.30 pm.

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2MINUTES OF THE SUB-COMMITTEE’S MEETING HELD ON 5 NOVEMBER 2013
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3DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
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4PETITIONS

(A) PETITION FOR A ZEBRA CROSSING ON SOUTHCOTE LANE

To report the receipt of a petition from some residents of Southcote requesting a zebra crossing on Southcote Lane near Circuit Lane roundabout.

(B) NORCOT ROAD – PETITION FOR RESIDENTS PARKING

To report the receipt of a petition from some residents requesting Residents Parking in Norcot Road.

(C) HIGHMOOR ROAD / ALBERT ROAD – PETITION FOR A SAFER CROSSROADS

To report the receipt of a petition from some residents requesting that the crossroads of Highmoor Road/Albert Road is made safer for pedestrians, cyclists and motor vehicles.

(D) PETITION FOR A SAFER CROSSING POINT AT ST BARNABUS ROAD/GROVE ROAD AREA

To report the receipt of a petition requesting a safer crossing area for persons crossing the road around the junction of St Barnabus Road/Grove Road.

(E) OTHER PETITIONS

To receive any other petitions on traffic management matters submitted in accordance with the Sub-Committee’s Terms of Reference.

Kentwood
Norcot
Peppard
Southcote
Thames
Item 4 (A) (26KB)
Item 4 (A) Appendix (151KB)
Item 4 (B) (21KB)
Item 4 (B) Appendix (873KB)
Item 4 (C) (21KB)
Item 4 (C) Appendix (938KB)
Item 4 (D) (26KB)
Item 4 (D) Appendix (212KB)
5NORTHERN END OF NORTHUMBERLAND AVENUE – PETITION FOR A PEDESTRIAN CROSSING

To report the receipt of a petition from some residents of Warwick Road requesting a pedestrian crossing at the northern end of Northumberland Avenue, inform the Sub-Committee of the investigations completed in response to the issues raised in the petition and consider the needs of the Milward Court residents within the Pocket Places initiative.

Katesgrove
Redlands
Item 5 (24KB)
6ST PETER’S ROAD PETITION – UPDATE

To report the results of the review of parking along St Peters Road near Church Road following the petition submitted by residents of the local area in November 2013.

Park
Item 6 (24KB)
7HEATH ROAD - RESPONSE TO PETITION

To report on how waiting restrictions will be promoted within Heath Road following the receipt of a petition from six residents of Heath Road.

Park
Item 7 (23KB)
8GEORGE STREET, CAVERSHAM – RESPONSE TO PETITION TO BE INCLUDED IN PARKING PERMIT ZONE 02R

To report on proposals to take the inclusion of George Street, Caversham in parking permit zone 02R forward as part of a wider resident parking review programme.

Caversham
Item 8 (26KB)
9PROPOSED WIDTH RESTRICTIONS IN KENNET ISLAND – RESPONSE TO STATUTORY CONSULTATION

To inform the Sub-Committee of the proposal to introduce 6’6” width restrictions in Longships Way and Fair Isle Way, Kennet Island.

Whitley
Item 9 (25KB)
Item 9 Appendix (9KB)
10RESIDENTS PARKING - REVIEW OF ON STREET BAYS - RESPONSE TO STATUTORY CONSULTATION

To report on the consultation for the proposed amendments to the Residents Parking Traffic Regulation Order and to consider the objections.

Abbey
Battle
Katesgrove
Minster
Norcot
Park
Redlands
Item 10 (28KB)
Item 10 Appendix 1 (51KB)
Item 10 Appendix 2 (3.1MB)
11NEW ROAD AND THE MOUNT - REQUEST TO PROCEED WITH STATUTORY CONSULTATION

To provide an update on the informal parking consultation held with residents of The Mount and New Road and feedback from a further workshop meeting held with residents in November 2013.

Redlands
Item 11 (29KB)
Item 11 Appendix 1 (224KB)
Item 11 Appendix 2 (238KB)
12COLLEGE ROAD & CULVER ROAD RESIDENTS PARKING REVIEW

To provide an update on the proposal to introduce a new residents parking scheme in College Road and Culver Road and to detail the results of an informal public consultation.

Park
Item 12 (27KB)
Item 12 Appendix 1 (270KB)
13ANNUAL WAITING RESTRICTION REVIEW - STATUTORY CONSULTATION

To seek approval to carry out statutory consultation and implementation, subject to no objections being received, on requests for, or changes to, waiting/parking restrictions and to complete an informal consultation on proposals to address parking problems in the Lower Caversham Area.

Abbey
Battle
Caversham
Katesgrove
Kentwood
Minster
Norcot
Park
Peppard
Southcote
Thames
Tilehurst
Whitley
Item 13 (30KB)
Item 13 Appendix 1 (20KB)
14RESIDENTS PARKING - REVIEW OF RESIDENT PERMIT CHARGES

To advise the Sub-Committee of the proposal to the changes to the Resident Parking Permit Fees in the Parking Permit Scheme Rules and Definitions as agreed by Council in June 2013.

Boroughwide
Item 14 (58KB)
Item 14 Appendix 1 (13KB)
15HM GOVERNMENT CONSULTATION ON LOCAL AUTHORITY PARKING – DRAFT RESPONSE

To inform the Sub-Committee of the Government’s consultation on local authority parking including a draft response that, when completed, will be submitted by the Council.

Boroughwide
Item 15 (29KB)
Item 15 Appendix 1 (24KB)
Item 15 Appendix 2 (88KB)
16CAR PARK TARIFF CHANGES 2014

To advise the Sub-Committee of the proposal to change the “off street” car parking orders, as a result of a review of the tariffs.

Boroughwide
Item 16 (26KB)
Item 16 Appendix 1 (12KB)
17ON STREET PAY AND DISPLAY - UPDATE

To report on a proposal to introduce an additional area of on street pay and display in Hosier Street.

Abbey
Item 17 (24KB)
Item 17 Appendix 1 (147KB)
Item 17 Appendix 2 (123KB)
Item 17 Appendix 3 (113KB)
18ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGE POINTS

To provide an update on progress with the project for the provision of electric vehicle charge points in Reading, and to seek delegated authority for final decisions on the location and level of any usage fees for the charge points.

Abbey
Park
Item 18 (28KB)
1920MPH SPEED LIMITS/ZONES – UPDATE

To provide a summary of the current position within Reading and the requirements of national legislation and guidance provided by the Department for Transport (DfT) to progress with a local 20mph policy for the Borough.

Boroughwide
Item 19 (38KB)
Item 19 Appendix 1 & 2 (378KB)
Item 19 Appendix 3 (18KB)
20KINGS ROAD BUS LANE EXTENSION – SCHEME REVIEW

To provide details of a review of the Kings Road Bus Lane extension.

Abbey
Item 20 (27KB)
21MERRIVALE GARDENS & TEMPLETON GARDENS – INSTALLATION OF ROAD HUMPS TO REDUCE RISK OF SURFACE WATER FLOODING

To seek approval to carry out Statutory Consultation for the installation of a road hump on Merrivale Gardens and Templeton Gardens, at their junctions with Stockton Road to reduce the risk of surface water flooding during extreme rainfall events.

Whitley
Item 21 (28KB)
Item 21 Appendix 1 (268KB)
22READING STATION – HIGHWAY WORKS UPDATE

To provide an update on the Reading Station Redevelopment Project and the associated highway works.

Abbey
Battle
Item 22 (33KB)
23EAST AREA TRANSPORT STUDY UPDATE

To provide an update on progress with implementation of the pedestrian and cycle schemes being delivered through the Eastern Area Transport Study.

Abbey
Katesgrove
Park
Redlands
Item 23 (22KB)
24HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE UPDATE

To note the current position regarding additional pothole repairs.

Boroughwide
Item 24 (17KB)
Item 24 Appendix 1 (44KB)
25LOCAL SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT FUND UPDATE

To provide an update on progress with delivery of the Local Sustainable Transport Fund (LSTF) Small Package and the LSTF Large Partnership Package.

Boroughwide
Item 25 (32KB)

That pursuant to Section 100A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended) members of the press and public be excluded during consideration of the following Item(s) on the agenda, as it is likely that there will be disclosure of exempt information as defined in the relevant paragraphs of Part 1 of Schedule 12A to that Act.

Committee Items

ItemDescriptionWard AffectedReport PDF link
26APPLICATIONS FOR DISCRETIONARY PARKING PERMITS
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