i/n BREAKING: Wandsworth Council @wandbc recommends Queenstown Road #StreetSpace scheme be permanent, and for new consultation on upgrading Queens Circus to Chelsea Bridge, route of #Cycleway #CS8

Big support for permanent changes.

(Links in next tweet)
ii/ Queenstown Road papers at Wands BC Transport Ctte 16 June'21 democracy.wandsworth.gov.uk/ieListDocument…
See item 11 (currently last on agenda) with big PDFs.

Can't see timetable, tho, for the Queens Circus-Chelsea Bridge upgrade, but I'd expect after summer.
iii/ Interesting claim re Queens Circus to Chelsea Bridge "has the highest cycle flows in the borough" on #CS8.

Curious if this is highest on all roads or on Wands BC controlled? My perception is that cycle flows on #TfL controlled #CS7 thru Tooting and Balham might be higher.
iv/iv What's interesting is that Wands BC is recommending making Queenstown Road #StreetSpace #CS8 permanent.

Whilst the same Tory councillors have spent months seeking to rip out #TfL's #CS7 #StreetSpace scheme in Tooting & Balham, installed on the same principles.

/End
v/v Cross-linking threads: if you want more #Wandsworth #StreetSpace action, the same Transport Ctte agenda has <whisper> a new #LowTrafficNeighbourhood.

#DoNotCallITAnLTN

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9 Jun
1/n BREAKING: Wandsworth Council @wandbc recommends a <whisper> small #LowTrafficNeighbourhood south of St. George's Hospital, for 12 months.
> Residents want it
> Non-residents don't (boo!)

This re-installs (in effect) an #LTN ripped out last September.

Linkies in next tweet:
2/ The new Wandsworth Council #LTN by St. George's hospital papers are in the Transport Ctte papers for 16 June 2021 democracy.wandsworth.gov.uk/ieListDocument…
Item 4 "Maybury Street" democracy.wandsworth.gov.uk/documents/s841…

#DoNotCallItAnLTN #ItMightUpsetPeople
3/ Re the new #WandsBC #Maybury #LTN .. the residents want it ... the non-residents don't.

What's interesting to me is that the #OneNotVeryLocalBullshitAntiLTNGroups couldn't rustle up more than few dozen objections ... I thought they had "thousands" of supporters?

/End
Read 4 tweets
9 Mar
#KensingtonHighStreet
@RBKC has published the papers for the 17 March Leadership Team agenda rbkc.gov.uk/committees/Mee…
Main report rbkc.gov.uk/committees/Doc… has 4 options

Appendix explains why alternative routes won't work. ImageImage
ii/ the @RBKC #KensingtonHighStreet paper includes this nonsense map about residents being with 400m of a cycle route.

THERE IS NO EAST-WEST ROUTE ACROSS THE BOROUGH Image
iii/ re @RBKC #KensingtonHighStreet 's 400m of a cycle route.

Dabs of paint on back streets *does not deliver* the @MayorofLondon 's transport strategy, where the objective is 400m of a HIGH QUALITY cycle route. Image
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Siri, show me a really shite astroturfing campaign!

#NHSCarersAgainstLTNs

*None* of the 196 followed/ 66 followers seem to have any relationship with the NHS .... just the usual "OneBullshit" groups and cabbies. Image
And what does the astroturf fake NHS anti-LTN campaign choose to follow?
Alongside the usual cabbies, OneBullshit groups and mad Tory cllrs, it follows a UKIP David Kurten anti-LTN campaign, also set up this week.
#PeasInAPod ImageImage
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23 Feb
1/2 @cyclinginsutton @CroydonCyclists This doesn't sound good - Sutton Council installing another barrier , which might be hereabouts on old LCN75 opencyclemap.org/?zoom=16&lat=5…
Links in next tweet ImageImageImage
3/3 ... bugger, it was listed at the Oct'20 Beddington Ctte mtg moderngov.sutton.gov.uk/ieListDocument… .. in a 16mb pdf under item 8. Image
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29 Nov 20
i/ The organiser of the anti-#KensingtonHighStreet cycle lane petition has posted names & comments of signees.

@RBKC & local Tories are citing this petition as evidence of locals' feedback.

> Like Trevor .. in Florida 🦈🐊
> Adedeji, in Leyton (east London)
ii/
> Umair, in Eye, in lovely Suffolk;
> Kevan, from Portsmouth;
> Roger, who lives in Chiselhurst (Bromley), runs the London sect of the ABD #AllianceOfBadDrivers and has been carpet-bombing SE London with anti-LTN leaflets;
iii/
> Big shout to to Karim ... in Cairo 🐫🐪
> Graham in Chessington;
> Lee in Sutton;
> John in Brentwood;
> Peter, Neil and Carl .. who ain't local to KHS either.
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28 Nov 20
#TourDeBleedingFrance
#CW4 #CycleWay4
(Is that one of the #MarbellaPlumber's vans pulling up at the lights?)
#TourDeBleedingFrance
#ParlySquare #CS3
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