EASTER COMPTON & PILNING - Proposed Speed Limit Reduction and Traffic Calming

Background

Concerns have been raised by members of the public, Parish Councils and local Councillors regarding traffic speeds on the B4055 in Easter Compton, Pilning and in between the two villages. Concerns have also been raised about the anticipated increase in volume of through traffic upon completion of the new M49 junction.

Capital funding has been secured to provide 2 speed tables in Easter Compton. In addition, developer funding is available for a 20mph zone with further traffic calming in Easter Compton, a 20mph zone with traffic calming in Pilning and a reduction in the speed limit between the villages from 50mph down to 40mph.

Purpose of Scheme

To reduce traffic speeds in and between Easter Compton and Pilning.

Proposed of Scheme

To introduce a 20mph Zone in Easter Compton and Pilning.

To install 5 speed tables in Easter Compton.

To install 3 speed tables and 2 sets of speed cushions in Pilning.

To reduce the 50mph speed limit between Easter Compton and Pilning to 40mph.

Drawings

The drawings showing the proposals are available in the consultation documents section below.

To tell us your views you can: Respond to the questionnaire 

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The closing date for comments is the 24th December 2018

Please review the consultation document(s)

If you have any comments to make about these proposals, please contact the Transportation Services section as indicated below.

Timeline

  • Opened
    30 Nov 2018 at 00:00
  • Closes
    24 Dec 2018 at 23:59
  • Response Published
    24 Jan 2019

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Details

Consultation Topic Local highways and transportation projects
Geographical area Almondsbury, Pilning and Severn Beach
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Contact Details

If you have any questions regarding the scheme, please contact:

South Gloucestershire Council,
Department for Environment and Community Services,
PO Box 1954,
Design and Operations Team,
BRISTOL
BS37 0DD

Tel: 01454 868004
Fax: 01454 863757
Email: transportservices@southglos.gov.uk