Agenda and decisions

Cabinet Member for Traffic & Transportation
Thursday, 28th September, 2017 4.00 pm

Venue: The Executive Meeting Room - Third Floor, The Guildhall. View directions

Contact: Joanne Wildsmith, Democratic Services Tel: 9283 4057  Email: joanne.wildsmith@portsmouthcc.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies

2.

Declarations of Members' Interests

3.

Use of Camera Technology to improve Road Safety and Network Management pdf icon PDF 151 KB

The purpose of the report by the Director of Transport, Environment and Business Support is to provide the Cabinet Member with an update on the current use of camera technology in the city as it relates to the Traffic and Transportation portfolio. This includes bus lane and school zig zag enforcement as well as the use of the city's CCTV camera network. The report also makes recommendations as to the future use of these various technologies.

 

RECOMMENDED:

(1)  That the Cabinet Member notes the current use and effectiveness of camera technology for the benefit of enforcement and network management and approves the continued use of such technology.

 

(2)  That the Cabinet Member approves the purchase of additional cameras and associated equipment that will facilitate the deployment at additional sites; the locations and purpose of which will be agreed by the Cabinet Member in consultation with officers

 

(3)  That the Cabinet Member instructs the Director of Transport, Environment and Business Support to carry out a study to identify how better equipped the city's road network should be so far as visual and virtual technology and for a report on the findings, including associated costs, to return to a future decision meeting.  

Additional documents:

Decision:

The Cabinet Member:

 

 (1)      Noted the current use and effectiveness of camera technology for the benefit of enforcement and network management and approved the continued use of such technology.

 

(2)       Approved the purchase of additional cameras and associated equipment that will facilitate the deployment at additional sites; the locations and purpose of which will be agreed by the Cabinet Member in consultation with officers.

 

(3)       Instructed the Director with responsibility for Transport to carry out a study to identify how better equipped the city's road network should be so far as visual and virtual technology and for a report on the findings, including associated costs, to return to a future decision meeting.