Mid Devon Highways and Traffic Orders

Committee Minutes

Mon Mar 19 2007

Related Documents:
agenda for these minutes

Present:-

Devon County Council:-

Councillors Berry (Chairman), Hannon, Lee, Mrs Turner, Way

Mid Devon District Council:-

Councillor Haydon

Apologies:-

Councillors Radford and Mrs Holloway

*36 Minutes

(a) Confirmation

RESOLVED that the minutes of the meeting held on 18 December 2006 be signed as a correct record, subject to the substitution of four Crediton Town Mid Devon District Councillors for three Crediton Town Mid Devon District Councillors in the first two lines of Resolution (b) of Minute *33 - Devon Local Transport Plan Scheme for Formal Approval A377 High Street, Crediton Air Quality Management.

(b) Matters Arising: Minute *33

The representative of the Area Engineer (East) reported that following further discussions between Stagecoach, elected members and the Area Engineer:

a revised design had been submitted for the new bus bay at St Lawrence Green on which the Crediton Town Council and local members were being formally consulted;

the proposed amendments to the waiting and loading restrictions in Crediton High Street had been agreed;

the necessary Traffic Orders were being prepared and would be advertised in due course.

*37 Devon on the Move , Devon Local Transport Plan

Proposed Programme for 2007/2008

The Committee considered the report of the Area Engineer (East) (EEC/07/81/HQ - text only | pdf EEC/07/81/HQ) setting out the approved programme of highway and transport improvements for 2007/08 for its area of interest, and also seeking approval of schemes to be delivered through the Towns, Villages and Rural Communities Programme, including projects related to school travel plans, public transport facilities; and local access improvements.

The representative of the Area Engineer (East):

reported orally on the non-principal road recovery programme;

undertook to investigate various matters raised during discussion and report back as appropriate.

It was MOVED by Councillor Hannon, SECONDED by Councillor Mrs Turner and

RESOLVED

(a) that the funding provisions approved by the County Council s Executive on 27 February 2007 under Report EEC/07/39/HQ - text only | pdf EEC/07/39/HQ, as described in Paragraphs 1 to 7 of Report EEC/07/81/HQ - text only | pdf EEC/07/81/HQ, be noted;

(b) that the local allocations for the Mid Devon Highways and Traffic Orders Committee s area as listed in the table in Paragraph 8 of Report EEC/07/81/HQ - text only | pdf EEC/07/81/HQ be approved;

(c) that a report on safety considerations arising from queuing vehicles and potential improvements on the A396 at Bickleigh Bridge be submitted to the next meeting.

*38 Actions Taken Under Delegated Powers

The Committee considered the report of the Area Engineer (East) (EEC/07/82/HQ - text only | pdf EEC/07/82/HQ) on actions taken under delegated powers relating to the implementation of traffic schemes.

It was MOVED by Councillor Berry, SECONDED by Councillor Lee and

RESOLVED that the report be noted.

*39 Dates of Future Meetings

The Committee noted the following dates of future meetings as set out in the County Council s Calendar of Meetings:-

Monday, 25 June 2007; Monday, 24 September 2007; Monday, 17 December 2007; Monday, 17 March 2008.

*DENOTES DELEGATED MATTER WITH POWER TO ACT

The meeting started at 11.30 a.m. and finished at 12.50 p.m.

The Minutes of the Mid Devon Highways and Traffic Orders Committee are published on the County Council s Website at:-

Date Published: Wed Mar 28 2007