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Dangerous Parking Due to no Markings

Reported via desktop in the Request Parking Restrictions category anonymously at 12:28, Monday 1 February 2021

Sent to Central Bedfordshire Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 350495.

On the corner where I've placed the marker, people are parking closer to the corner where the school is located. This now means that in order to see clearly to pass the parked cars, you have to pull out into the on-coming lane without being able to see if it is clear. Trucks like this one cause a particular problem due to their size. With planning consent in progress for many houses at the bottom of Orchard Close, this is an accident waiting to happen. PLEASE, can some yellow lines be put in here to allow people to pass safely?

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  • Thank you for contacting us in relation to parking on the High Street in Gravenhurst. We have reviewed your concerns and an officer will visit the site to investigate this matter further. Once the inspection has been done, we will provide an update with any further details. We expect this inspection to be done before the end of February

    Posted by Central Bedfordshire Council at 07:45, Friday 12 February 2021

  • Officers have assessed the parking situation and consider that an intervention is required to improve safety along the High Street. We are now in the process of completing designs and arranging a formal consultation of the proposed measures, which is expected to take place in Spring 2020. A further update will be provided once more information is known. Kind regards, Traffic Management team

    Posted by Central Bedfordshire Council at 15:41, Monday 12 April 2021

  • Proposed waiting restrictions advertised in Public Notice, consultation ends 3 June 2021

    State changed to: Duplicate

    Posted by Central Bedfordshire Council at 11:41, Wednesday 2 June 2021

  • Interventions on hold - to review in conjunction with Orchard Close development

    Posted by Central Bedfordshire Council at 07:41, Tuesday 7 September 2021

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