Agenda

Cabinet Member for Traffic & Transportation - Thursday, 20th October, 2022 5.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber - The Guildhall, Portsmouth. View directions

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Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies

2.

Declarations of Members' Interests

3.

On-Street Residential Chargepoint Scheme - Phase 2 six-month review

Purpose of Report

 

To provide an update on the Phase 2 of the On-Street Residential Chargepoint Scheme (ORCS)

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4.

Portsmouth Rental E-Scooter Trial extension

Purpose of Report

 

This report provides an update on the operation of the rental e-scooter trial and seeks approval to further extend the rental e-scooter trial from the current scheduled end date of 30 November 2022 until 31 May 2024.

 

Recommendations

 

It is recommended that the Cabinet Member for Traffic and Transportation:

 

Notes the information contained in the report on the rental e-scooter trial to date, including Voi's commitment to continue to run Safety Skills events and providing complimentary helmets to attendees at the events.

 

Approves renewal of the Vehicle Special Order (VSO) for Portsmouth's e-scooter rental scheme to 31 May 2024, in accordance with the Department for Transport's new end date, to legally enable the trial to extend beyond its scheduled end date of 30 November 2022.

 

Approves the extension of Voi's contract, initially by 12 months, to enable Voi to continue operating the trial beyond the scheduled expiry of the current contract period on 30 November 2022.

 

Notes that an update of the rental e-scooter trial to date will be brought to a Traffic and Transportation Cabinet Member Decision meeting in September 2023, as well as any decisions to be made about the service with respect to the remainder of the trial or the post-May 2024 period.

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5.

TRO 58/2022: Proposed one-way streets between Winter Road and Eastney Road

Purpose of Report

 

To consider the recommendation in line with the consultation results to implement the proposed one-way streets on Maxwell Road, Landguard Road, Tredegar Road and Reginald Road.

 

Recommendations

 

It is recommended that the Cabinet Member for Traffic and Transportation:

 

Approves the implementation of TRO 58/2022, to implement a series of one-way streets including contra-flow cycling, following resident engagement and formal consultation.

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6.

TRO 130B/2022: Various Roads - Disabled Persons Parking Places pdf icon PDF 492 KB

Purpose of Report

 

To consider the public response to the proposed disabled bays in locations in Portsmouth.

 

In this report, TRO means Traffic Regulation Order.

 

Appendix A: The public proposal notice for TRO 130/2022

Appendix B: Public views submitted

Appendix C: Confirmation of communications (statutory and non-statutory)

 

Recommendations

 

In relation to the proposals promoted under TRO 130B/2022, it is recommended that:

 

The Disabled Persons' Parking Bay in Old Farm Way (outside No 53) is implemented.

 

It is noted that the remainder of TRO 130/2022 came into operation under TRO 130A/2022 on 15 August 2022, due to no objections being received to those proposals.  Therefore, any proposal approved following this report will be brought into operation under TRO 130B/2022.

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7.

Speed reduction measures - Langstone Road

Purpose of Report

 

Following a recent feasibility study considering options for traffic calming at Langstone Road, this report has been produced to outline the data analysis carried out and the conclusions and recommendations within this report.

 

Recommendations

 

It is recommended that the Cabinet Member for Traffic and Transportation:

 

Approves the installation of speed cushions on Langstone Road in Baffins' Ward.

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