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Raised zebra crossing formal consultation - Green Lane, South Shields

  1. Overview of the proposal
  2. Map of plans
  3. Legal notice
  4. What happens next

Overview of the proposal

The proposal includes:

  • A new raised zebra crossing and its associated zig-zag markings on Green Lane, South Shields

Consultation closes: 31st August 2020

Map of plans

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Legal notice

South Tyneside Council Notice Of Proposed Zebra Crossing, Green Lane Zebra Crossing, South Shields 2020

NOTICE is hereby given that South Tyneside Council, after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police and having notified the Secretary of State in writing, proposes under Section 23 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and sections 90A and 90C of the Highways Act 1980 and the Highways (Road Humps) Regulations 1999 to install a new zebra crossing in the place described in schedule 1 below.

SCHEDULE 1

New Zebra Crossing

Green Lane, South Shields - The centre of the crossing is to be located 16 metres south west of the junction with Kestrel Way

Associated zig-zag markings on which vehicles would be prohibited from stopping at all times will be marked either side of the crossing extending up to 17 metres south westwards and 20 metres north eastwards.

The raised crossing plateaux will consist of a raised surface above the existing carriageway for the full width of the road located 11 metres south west of its junction with Kestrel Way for a distance of 10 metres in a south westerly direction with ramps measuring 2 metres in length.

The raised crossing is necessary to ensure safety of pedestrians at this point and to reduce traffic speeds.

Details of these proposals may be inspected from Monday to Friday during normal office hours at the Council's Legal Services Section at the address below.

If you wish to raise an objection, express support or make any other observations about these proposals, you must make them in writing at the address below (addressed for the attention of Sean Ventress / ref SV/TRS13/TC01) by 31st August 2020. Any objections must specify the grounds on which they are made.

Dated: 10 August 2020

To have your say:

  • email: sean.ventress@southtyneside.gov.uk
  • write to: Acting Head of Legal Services, South Tyneside Council, Town Hall and Civic Offices, Westoe Road, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE33 2RL

What happens next 

We will review all feedback.

Depending on the feedback we get, the proposals may change, or may not go ahead. 

Read more about how traffic and parking consultations work.

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