Highways Improvement Plan (HIP)
This document is a proposal for discussion.
It will eventually be put forward to KCC/ABC.
Any Views please comment on the OPC contact form or talk to a Parish Councillor.
Summary of Proposals
|Ashford Road N move 30 mph limit sign to before Church Lane.
|Ruckinge Road move 30 mph sign to before brow of hill at Bankside House.
|B2067 Warehorne Road move 30 mph sign to before Burr Farm.
|B2067 Warehorne Road move traffic island at the beginning to conform with highways standards for turning.
|Dukes Meadow right pointing arrow painted on road at junction with Ruckinge Road (One way Street).
|Quince Orchard & Bourne Lane both to have left pointing arrows painted on road at junction with Ruckinge Road (One way Street).
|Existing arrows on the Ruckinge Road to be repainted.
|Bourne Lane put speed bumps either side of the pedestrian exits from Lancaster Close to slow traffic.
|The Street Use traffic lights to control flow on single lane road with specified parking on the McColls side and bollards opposite to protect properties.
|Double Yellow lines from The Street to Cock Lane.
|This is the responsibility of Ashford Borough Council (ABC) – we have been advised that the road is too wide to warrant double yellow lines.
|Road Widening to support increased traffic from new housing estates.
|Pedestrian footways widened/smoothed.
|Cycle Lanes Strategy to link up with recognised cycleways and aid leisure.
|20 mph speed limit Station to Surgery & Station to Pound Leas.
|Street/Bollard lighting improvements.