Agenda and decisions

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Contact: Cameron MacLean  Tel: 07526 985 978; E-Mail:  cameron.maclean@oxfordshire.gov.uk

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Items
No. Item

1.

Declarations of Interest

Decision:

There were no Declarations of Interest.

2.

Questions from County Councillors

Any County Councillor may, by giving notice to the Proper Officer by 9 am two working days before the meeting, ask a question on any matter in respect of the Cabinet Member’s delegated powers.

 

The number of questions which may be asked by any Councillor at any meeting is limited to two questions (or one question with notice and a supplementary question at the meeting). The time for questions will be limited to 30 minutes. in total. As with questions at Council, any questions which remain unanswered at the end of this item will receive a written response.

 

Questions submitted prior to the agenda being despatched are shown below and will be the subject of a response from the appropriate Cabinet Member or such other Councillor or officer as is determined by the Cabinet Member and shall not be the subject of further debate at this meeting. Questions received after the despatch of the agenda, but before the deadline, will be shown on the Schedule of Addenda circulated at the meeting, together with any written response which is available at that time.

 

Decision:

There were no Questions.

 

3.

Petitions and Public Address

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Decision:


Item 4: Warneford Lane: Proposed Waiting Restrictions

Speakers

Attendance

1.     Cllr Katherine Miles, Oxford City Council (Summertown Ward)

Virtual

2.     Mr Danny Yee

Virtual

Item 5: Eynsham: Proposed Introduction of 20mph, 30mph & 40mph Speed Limits

Speakers

Attendance

1.     Cllr Dan Levy, Oxfordshire County Council

Virtual

2.     Cllr Tricia Crowley, Eynsham Parish Council

Virtual

Item 6: Banbury: Introduction Of A 20mph Speed Limit On The A422 Stratford Road At Banbury

Written Representations

Cllr Mark Cherry, Oxfordshire County Council (Banbury Ruscote Division)

Item 7: Ambrosden: A41 & Ploughley Road Junction - Turning Prohibitions At Junction and P Bus Stop Clearway

Written representations:

Cllr Dawn Seaward, Chair, Ambrosden Parish Council

 

4.

Warneford Lane: proposed waiting restrictions pdf icon PDF 698 KB

Report by Corporate Director, Environment and Place

 

Executive Summary

At the Cabinet Member for Highway Management Decisions meeting on 27, January 2022 approval was given for the introduction of no waiting at any time restrictions on the full length of both sides of Warneford Lane in conjunction with enhanced provision for pedal cyclists as part of the wider Quickways programme. However, it was subsequently noted that the consultation documents were incomplete in respect of these specific proposals, requiring a further consultation on the proposals as shown in Annex 1.

 

Recommendation

The Cabinet Member for the Highway Management is RECOMMENDED to approve the proposed waiting restrictions at Warneford Lane.

Decision:

The Cabinet Member for Highway Management was RECOMMENDED to approve the proposed waiting restrictions at Warneford Lane.

DECISION: to approve the recommendations as set out in the report.

 

5.

Eynsham: proposed introduction of 20mph, 30mph & 40mph speed limits pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Report by Corporate Director, Environment and Place

This report presents responses received to a statutory consultation on the proposed introduction of 20mph, 30mph and 40mph speed limits at Eynsham.

 

Recommendation

The Cabinet Member for Highway Management is RECOMMENDED to approve the proposed introduction of 20mph, 30mph and 40mph speed limits as advertised.

Decision:

The report RECOMMENDED that the Cabinet Member for Highway Management approve the proposed introduction of 20mph, 30mph and 40mph speed limits as advertised.

DECISION: to approve the recommendations as set out in the report.

 

6.

Banbury: introduction of a 20mph speed limit on the A422 Stratford Road at Banbury pdf icon PDF 714 KB

Report by Corporate Director, Environment and Place

This report presents responses received to a statutory consultation on the proposed introduction of a 20mph speed limit on the A422 Stratford Road at Banbury as shown in Annex 1.

 

Recommendation

The Cabinet Member for Highway Management is RECOMMENDED to approve the proposed introduction of 20mph speed limit as advertised.

Decision:

The report RECOMMENDED that the Cabinet Member for Highway Management approve the proposed introduction of 20mph speed limit as advertised.

DECISION: to approve the recommendations as set out in the report.

 

7.

Ambrosden: A41 & Ploughley Road Junction - Turning Prohibitions at Junction and Pbus Stop Clearway pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Report by Corporate Director, Environment and Place

 

Executive summary

This report presents responses received to a statutory consultation on a proposal to introduce turning restrictions at the A41 junction with Ploughley Road in conjunction with the signalisation of the junction, and also a bus stop clearway as shown in Annex 2, as a result of the development of adjacent land. It should be noted that that additionally a proposal to introduce a 40mph speed as shown in Annex 1 which is complementary to these proposals was approved at the Cabinet Member for Highway Management decisions meeting on 24 March as part of a package of speed limit changes in the Bicester area. 

 

Recommendation

The Cabinet Member for the Highway Management is RECOMMENDED to approve the proposed 40mph speed limit on the Ploughley Road and the prohibitions of turning movements at the A41 junction with Ploughley Road.

 

 

 

 

Decision:

The report RECOMMENDED that the Cabinet Member for Highway Management approve the proposed 40mph speed limit on the Ploughley Road and the prohibitions of turning movements at the A41 junction with Ploughley Road.

DECISION: to approve the recommendations set out in the report subject to -

1.     Councillor Miller being satisfied with information provided to him by officers in response to the points he had raised; and

2.     Officers arranging a meeting with the AmbrosdenParish Council and Thames Valley Police, both of whom had objected to the proposals, to explain the rationale behind the proposals.

8.

East Hagbourne - Proposed 20mph Speed Limit pdf icon PDF 917 KB

Report by Corporate Director, Environment and Place

 

Executive summary

This report presents responses received to a statutory consultation on the proposed introduction of a 20mph speed limit at East Hagbourne as shown in Annex 1.

 

Recommendation

The Cabinet Member for Environment is RECOMMENDED to approve the proposed introduction of a 20mph speed limit as advertised.

Decision:

The report RECOMMENDED that the Cabinet Member for Highway Management approve the proposed introduction of a 20mph speed limit as advertised.

DECISION: to approve the recommendations set out in the report.