Archive for the ‘Roads’ Category

Following questions raised by residents about a new fence, investigations by Cllr Andrew Waller into the erection of the fence across a right of way behind Osprey Close council officers have agreed to remove it to allow access on routes which have been used for years.   Following the most recent experience of flooding from […]

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ESH come back to complete road works

by westfield on 15 April, 2017

In the ongoing saga of the Hobstone development off Windsor Garth your Westfield Ward councillors have been pressing for a completion of the roadworks, and for the council to come up with a definite plan to improve parking in the area. Just before the Easter holidays a manager from ESH replied to Cllr Waller’s request […]

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New proposals for Thanet Road safety scheme

by westfield on 23 January, 2017

A new scheme has come forward from council officers for Thanet Road outside of Lidl. If approved this could see speed tables to assist pedestrians crossing from the supermarket. Last year officers agreed to halt a previous proposal which would have seen chicanes restrict the road to one carriage at a pinch point.  We felt […]

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Gritting improvements to help 24 Bus Route

by westfield on 21 December, 2016

  Key Gritting Routes to be restored The ruling Executive will use its first public meeting of the new year to consider reinstating all of the council’s primary winter gritting routes, which had been dropped by the previous Labour administration, with effect from the first of February 2017.   In Westfield this would see the […]

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There will be a road closure on the Tudor Road / Kingsway West junction on Thursday 24th November between 9:30am and 3pm to enable a traffic island to be constructed (on the part of the road which has a white ‘island marking’). This had been in FOCUS some months ago as council officers were consulting on […]

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Parking Progress in St Stephens Road

by westfield on 15 October, 2016

There will be a new parking bay built in St Stephen’s Road next week as part of the progress that has been made in providing additional parking in the area. It is a joint venture between the local Cornlands & Lowfields Residents Association who were able to get £5,000 for the work from the York […]

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Streetlevel issues reported

by westfield on 29 February, 2016

It has been a busy weekend for the Westfield Lib Dem Council team with Andrew, Sheena and Sue all taking up issues to keep our streets in good condition. Potholes were reported in Foxwood Lane, Huntsman’s Walk Overflowing bins were reported on Thanet Road close to Lidl, Foxwood Park (opposite Community Centre) Damaged bollards were […]

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The Ward Councillors have been asked by council officers to comment on three proposals for traffic schemes in the area. These are based on reported injury accidents in the years 2012 to 2014 ; Thanet Road outside of Lidl there were 11 recorded incidents (all injuries recorded as slight) on Thanet Road from the Gale […]

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