Traffic Management Sub-Committee 14-JAN-2016

14 January 2016 at 6:30pm in the Council Chamber

Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading RG1 2LU

Committee Administrator(s)

Richard Woodford Contact Committee Services Team

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pdf icon Agenda [75kb]

pdf icon All papers [5Mb]

Agenda

Item DescriptionWards affectedReport
1.

FORMER TRANSPORT USERS' FORUM - CONSULTATIVE ITEMS

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

(B) PRESENTATION - TRANSPORT FUNDING - PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

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.

 pdf icon Item 1(A) [19kb]
2.MINUTES OF THE SUB-COMMITTEE'S MEETING HELD ON 3 NOVEMBER 2015 pdf icon Item 2 [106kb]
3.DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST  
4.

QUESTIONS FROM COUNCILLORS

Questions submitted pursuant to Standing Order 36 in relation to matters falling within the Sub-Committee's Powers & Duties which have been submitted in writing and received by the Head of Legal & Democratic Services no later than four clear working days before the meeting.

 pdf icon Item 4 [17kb]
5. PETITIONS  
(A)

PETITION FOR A ZEBRA CROSSING ON GOSBROOK ROAD

To report to the Sub-Committee the receipt of a petition asking the Council to install a new zebra crossing on Gosbrook Road.

CAVERSHAM

pdf icon Item 5(A) [27kb]
(B)

 PETITION FOR SAFE CROSSING PLACES FOR SCHOOL CHILDREN ON ROTHERFIELD WAY

To report to the Sub-Committee the receipt of a petition asking the Council to implement a crossing place for school children on Rotherfield Way.

PEPPARD/THAMESpdf icon Item 5(B) [29kb]
(C)

PETITION FOR PERMIT PARKING IN CRESCENT ROAD

To report to the Sub-Committee the receipt of a petition asking the Council for permit parking in Crescent Road.

PARKpdf icon Item 5(C) [27kb]
(D)

OTHER PETITIONS

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

  
6.

PETITION FOR A RESIDENTS PARKING PERMIT SCHEME IN LOWER HAMILTON ROAD - UPDATE REPORT

A report to update the Sub-Committee on a petition submitted to the September 2015 meeting requesting the Council to consult with residents over a residents parking permit scheme for Lower Hamilton Road.

PARKpdf icon Item 6 [28kb]
7.

TARGET JUNCTION TRIAL TRAFFIC SIGNAL SWITCH-OFF - UPDATE (BROAD STREET/ST MARY'S BUTTS/OXFORD ROAD/WEST STREET)

A report to update the Sub-Committee on the changes to the 'Target Junction'.

ABBEY 
8.

BI-ANNUAL WAITING RESTRICTION REVIEW - STATUTORY CONSULTATION

A report seeking approval to carry out statutory consultation and implementation, subject to no objections being received, on requests for, or changes to, waiting/parking restrictions.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 8 [5Mb]
9.

RESIDENTS PARKING - REVIEW OF RESIDENT PERMIT RULES

A report to advise the Sub-committee of the proposals to the changes to the Resident Parking Permit Rules and Definitions.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 9 [68kb]
10.

IMPLICATIONS OF DELAYS TO THE TRAFFIC SIGNS REGULATIONS AND GENERAL DIRECTIONS ON CURRENT SCHEMES

A report to highlight the implications of the further delay of the new Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 10 [34kb]
11.

UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITAL AREA STUDY - UPDATE

A report to update the Sub-Committee on the latest position with regard to the identification of transport issues and potential solutions in the residential areas around the University of Reading and Royal Berkshire Hospital.

REDLANDSpdf icon Item 11 [4Mb]
12.

SCHOOL EXPANSION AND SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT UPDATE

A report to update the Sub-Committee on the progress made towards encouraging sustainable travel to school through the development of new Travel Plans for the Primary Schools that are expanding this autumn.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 12 [49kb]
13.

CYCLING IN BROAD STREET - RESULTS OF INFORMAL CONSULTATION

A report to update the Sub-Committee on the results of the informal consultation on cycling in Broad Street.

ABBEYpdf icon Item 13 [465kb]
14.

CONNECTING READING: CAR CLUB AND MULTIMODAL HUBS

A report to update the Sub-Committee on the progress towards linking car share to multimodal hubs including ReadyBike, Reading Buses, BetterPoints and cycling and walking routes and to report the results of the recently completed statutory consultation on a proposal to provide two new car club spaces in Reading with links to other modes of transport.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 14 [242kb]
15.

MAJOR TRANSPORT AND HIGHWAYS PROJECTS - UPDATE

A report to update the Sub-Committee on the current major transport and highways projects in Reading.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 15 [38kb]
16.

CYCLE FORUM - MEETING NOTE

To inform the Sub-Committee of the discussions and actions arising from the 7 October 2015 meeting of the Cycle Forum under the auspices of the approved Cycling Strategy.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 16 [39kb]

The following motion will be moved by the Chair:

"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 items on the agenda, as it is likely that there would be disclosure of exempt information as defined in the relevant Paragraphs of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of that Act"

17.EXTENSION OF WINTER MAINTENANCE TERM CONTRACT 2009 - 2013 (PREVIOUSLY EXTENDED)  
18.

APPLICATIONS FOR DISCRETIONARY PARKING PERMITS

To consider appeals against the refusal of applications for the issue of discretionary parking permits.

  

 

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