Agenda

Delegated Decisions by Cabinet Member for Transport Management - Thursday, 25 April 2024 10.00 am

Venue: Room 2&3 - County Hall, New Road, Oxford OX1 1ND. View directions

Contact: Democratic Services  email: committeesdemocraticservices@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Link: video link https://oxon.cc/DDCMTM25042024

Items
No. Item

1.

Declarations of Interest

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2.

Questions from County Councillors

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3.

Petitions and Public Address

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4.

Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 410 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 21 March 2024 to be signed by the Chair as a correct record.

5.

Bus Services Contracts Autumn 2024 pdf icon PDF 505 KB

Cabinet Member: Cabinet Member for Transport Management

Forward Plan Ref: 2024/014

Contact: Dave Harrison, Public Transport Team Leader (Dave.Harrison@oxfordshire.gov.uk)

 

Report by Corporate Director for Environment and Place (CMDTMT5).

 

The Cabinet Member is RECOMMENDED to:

 

(a)           Approve a procurement process to secure new and continued bus service provision in Didcot, Oxford and West Oxfordshire;

 

(b)           Approve use of surplus ENCTS and LABSG for new contracts as detailed in Annex A; and

 

(c)      Delegate approval of final contract awards, and the use of ENCTS and LABSG on additional services as necessary, to the Director of Transport & Infrastructure.

 

6.

Road Safety - RAF Barford St John pdf icon PDF 223 KB

Cabinet Member: Transport Management

Forward Plan Ref: 2024/082

Contact: Matt Archer, Portfolio Manager – Central Programme Delivery

(Matt.Archer@oxfordshire.gov.uk)

 

Report by Corporate Director for Environment and Place (CMDTMT6)

 

The Cabinet Member is RECOMMENDED to;

 

a)    Accept on behalf of the County Council the DfT provided grant of £1.26m

 

b)    Approve the full scope of proposed works as provided in this report.

 

c)    Permit Officers to make reasonable adjustments, inclusions, omissions etc to the package of works as may be considered appropriate/necessary during the scheme’s development / delivery.

 

 

Additional documents:

7.

Blackbird Leys District Centre, Oxford - Proposed Highway Waiting Restrictions and Highway Improvements pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Cabinet Member: Cabinet Member for Transport Management

Forward Plan Ref: 2024/053

Contact: Julian Richardson, Highway Agreements Engineer (julian.richardson@oxfordshire.gov.uk)

 

Report by Corporate Director for Environment and Place (CMDTMT7).

 

The Cabinet Member for Transport Management is RECOMMENDED to approve the following as advertised:

 

a)    New ‘No Waiting at Any Time’ (double yellow lines) parking prohibition   on both sides of Blackbird Leys Road,

 

b)    Two new ‘Tiger’ crossings for use by pedestrians & pedal cycles on Blackbird Leys Road,

 

c)    New ‘Zebra’ crossing (for use by pedestrians) on Cuddeson Way, and

 

d)    Sections of new shared & segregated cycle paths along both sides of Blackbird Leys Road.

 

 

 

8.

Proposed Permit Parking Zone - Main Road (Access Road), Long Hanborough pdf icon PDF 963 KB

Cabinet Member: Cabinet Member for Transport Management

Forward Plan Ref: 2024/051

Contact: James Whiting, Parking Schemes and Traffic Orders Team Leader (James.Whiting@oxfordshire.gov.uk)

 

Report by Corporate Director for Environment and Place (CMDTMT8).

 

The Cabinet Member for Transport Management is RECOMMENDED to approve the following as advertised:

 

a)    Proposed permit bays – Monday to Saturday 8am to 6pm in the Main Road service road between No.228 (Windrush) and No. 222 (Evenlode Cottages) and adjacent to Nos.220a & 220b, and

 

b)    Replace the existing single yellow lines `No Waiting Monday to Friday 11am-12noon` in the Main Road service road, with Double Yellow Lines (No waiting at any time), except the section of road adjacent to the access of No.220, where an access protection marking (white line) will be provided.

 

9.

Proposed two way cycling - Sheep Street, Bicester (experimental order) 2024 pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Forward Plan Ref: 2024/070

Contact: Hanai, Faour, Assistant Transport Planner

(Hanaii.Faour@oxfordshire.gov.uk), Jacqui Cox, Place Planning North Manager (Jacqui.Cox@oxfordshire.gov.uk)

 

Report by Corporate Director for Environment and Place (CMDTMT9).

 

The Cabinet Member is RECOMMENDED to:

 

a)    Approve the introduction of an Experimental Traffic Regulation Order to permit two-way cycling throughout Sheep Street, Bicester and thus temporarily superseding the existing ‘no-cycling’ order.

 

Additional documents:

10.

Proposed shared footway/ cycleways - East Carterton pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Cabinet Member: Transport Management

Forward Plan Ref: 2024/040

Contact: Julian Richardson, Highway Agreements Engineer,

(julian.richardson@oxfordshire.gov.uk)

 

Report by Corporate Director Environment & Place (CMDTMT10).

 

The Cabinet Member for Transport Management is RECOMMENDED to

 

a)    Approve the shared-use foot & cycleways on Upavon Way, Carterton Road, Marsh Way/Norton Way, and Brize Norton Road in Carterton as advertised.

 

11.

Eaton Hastings: A417 - 40mph Speed Limit Proposals pdf icon PDF 731 KB

Cabinet Member: Cabinet Member for Transport Management

Forward Plan Ref: 2024/028

Contact: Anthony Kirkwood, Vision Zero Team Leader (Anthony.Kirkwood@oxfordshire.gov.uk)

 

Report by Corporate Director for Environment and Place (CMDTMT11).

 

The Cabinet Member for Transport Management is RECOMMENDED to:

 

a)    Approve the introduction of a 40mph speed limit on the A417 at Eaton Hastings as advertised.

 

 

12.

Little Faringdon: 20 Mph Speed Limit Proposals pdf icon PDF 525 KB

Cabinet Member: Transport Management

Forward Plan Ref: 2024/042

Contact: Anthony Kirkwood, Vision Zero Team Leader (Anthony.Kirkwood@oxfordshire.gov.uk)

 

Report by Corporate Director for Environment and Place (CMDTMT12).

 

The Cabinet Member for Transport Management is RECOMMENDED to:

 

a)    Approve the introduction of 20mph speed limits in Little Faringdon as advertised.

 

13.

Shipton under Wychwood: Village 20mph Limit Proposals pdf icon PDF 846 KB

Cabinet Member: Transport Management

Forward Plan Ref: 2024/036

Contact: Anthony Kirkwood, Vision Zero Team Leader (Anthony.Kirkwood@oxfordshire.gov.uk)

 

Report by Corporate Director for Environment and Place (CMDTMT13).

 

The Cabinet Member for Transport Management is RECOMMENDED to:

 

a)    Approve the introduction of 20mph speed limits in Shipton under Wychwood as advertised.

 

14.

Steeple Aston: 20 Mph Speed Limit Proposals pdf icon PDF 865 KB

Cabinet Member: Transport Management

Forward Plan Ref: 2024/048

Contact: Anthony Kirkwood, Vision Zero Team Leader (Anthony.Kirkwood@oxfordshire.gov.uk)

 

Report by Corporate Director for Environment and Place (CMDTMT14).

 

The Cabinet Member for Transport Management is RECOMMENDED to:

 

a)    Approve the introduction of 20mph speed limits in Steeple Aston as advertised.