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Transport Schemes & Projects

This section provides information on major transport schemes and projects in the Reading area that are currently being planned or implemented.

Oxford Road Corridor Study

Proposals for improvements to the Oxford Road to complement the Network Rail highways works at Cow Lane can be viewed on the drawings below. Please provide any feedback to transport@reading.gov.uk by Friday 21 July.

pdf icon Oxford Road Study 01 - Cow Lane Bridges [503kb]

pdf icon Oxford Road Study 02 - Portman Road [3Mb]

pdf icon Oxford Road Study 03 - Salisbury Road [3Mb]

pdf icon Oxford Road Study 04 - Oxford Road 1 [3Mb]

pdf icon Oxford Road Study 05 - Oxford Road 2 [4Mb]

pdf icon Oxford Road Study 06 - Oxford Road 3 [3Mb]

pdf icon Oxford Road Study 07 - Oxford Road 4 [3Mb]

pdf icon Oxford Road Study 08 - Oxford Road 5 [4Mb]

pdf icon Oxford Road Study 09 - Oxford Road 6 [3Mb]

Reading Green Park Station

Reading Green Park Station is a proposed new railway station on the Reading to Basingstoke line in south Reading. This scheme, which includes the station, multi-modal interchange and access road, would significantly improve accessibility and connectivity of the existing Green Park business park and surrounding area, including the Green Park Village mixed use development. This scheme is included within the Thames Valley Berkshire Local Growth Deal.

pdf icon Reading GreenPark Station - Summary [113kb]

pdf icon Reading GreenPark Station - Location Plan [1Mb]

pdf icon Reading GreenPark Station - Business Case Executive Summary [185kb]

pdf icon Reading GreenPark Station - Appraisal Summary [35kb]

pdf icon Reading GreenPark Station - Value for Money [207kb]

South Reading MRT

South Reading Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) will provide a series of bus priority measures on the A33 between Reading town centre and the Mereoak park & ride facility south of the M4 junction 11. The scheme would reduce congestion and journey times, improving public transport reliability on the main corridor into Reading. This scheme is included within the Thames Valley Berkshire Local Growth Deal.

pdf icon South Reading MRT Phases 1 & 2 - Summary [176kb]

pdf icon South Reading MRT Phases 1 & 2 - Location Plan [249kb]

pdf icon South Reading MRT Phases 1 & 2 - Business Case Executive Summary [146kb]

pdf icon South Reading MRT Phases 1 & 2 - Appraisal Summary Table [18kb]

pdf icon South Reading MRT Phases 1 & 2 - Value for Money Statement [181kb]

East Reading MRT

East Reading Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) is a proposed public transport link between central Reading and the proposed Thames Valley Park park & ride site to the east of the Reading urban area, running parallel to the Great Western mainline. The scheme is being jointly promoted by Reading Borough Council and Wokingham Borough Council and it is included within the Thames Valley Berkshire Local Growth Deal.

pdf icon East Reading MRT - Summary & Initial Business Case [201kb]

pdf icon East Reading MRT - Location Plan [86kb]

NCN Cycle Route 422

NCN 422 is a new national cycle route between Newbury and Windsor, including a section within Reading. The scheme is being developed by Reading Borough Council, Wokingham Borough Council, West Berkshire Council, Bracknell Forest Council and the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead, and it is included within the Thames Valley Berkshire Local Growth Deal.

Phase 1 - Final Designs - Bath Road to Southcote Road

Available on request.

Phase 2 - Concept Plan - Southcote Road to Watlington Street

pdf icon Phase 2 Bath Road Railway Bridge to Portway Close [1Mb]

pdf icon Phase 2 Portway Close to St Saviours Road [888kb]

pdf icon Phase 2 St Saviours Road to New Bright Street [687kb]

pdf icon Phase 2 Fobney Street Bridge [440kb]

pdf icon Phase 2 Yield Hall Place London Street [393kb]

pdf icon Phase 2 London Street to Sidmouth Street [542kb]

pdf icon Phase 2 Sidmouth Street to Watlington Street [697kb]

pdf icon Phase 2 Watlington Street London Road [548kb]

pdf icon Phase 2 Mill Lane [1Mb]

pdf icon Phase 2 On carriageway Bath Road Railway Bridge to Coley Avenue [1Mb]

C-ITS challenge fund bid

pdf icon Annex A C-ITS for UTMC Network Management [1Mb]

pdf icon Annex B C-ITS [44kb]

pdf icon Annex C C-ITS Letter [573kb]

excel_file icon Annex D C-ITS Gant [15kb]

pdf icon Annex E C-ITS Organisational Chart [83kb]

excel_file icon Annex F Co-operative ITS Risk Register [32kb]

pdf icon Challenge Fund Application Form [195kb]

National Productivity Investment Fund

Proposal submitted to the Department for Transport in July 2017 for the creation of a smart travel corridor on the Route 17 bus route.

pdf icon National Productivity Investment Fund application form [6Mb]
 

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