Oxford Road (Horspath) Proposed 40mph Speed Limit & Parking/Loading Restrictions

Oxfordshire County Council proposes to introduce the following proposals in response to the local development occurring adjacent to Horspath/Oxford Road in Horspath; with the aim of preventing obstruction to through traffic, helping to improve the flow of traffic in the vicinity and generally making it safe for all other road users:

  1. to extend the existing 40mph speed limit:
    • on Oxford Road - eastwards for 150 metres, replacing the same length of the current NSL (50mph) limit,
  2. to extend the existing No Waiting at Any Time (double yellow lines) parking restrictions on:
    • Oxford Road - eastwards to the Horspath village boundary,
  3. to extend the existing Clearway (no stopping, waiting or loading) restrictions on:
    • Oxford Road - eastwards to the Horspath village boundary.

Objections to the proposals and other representations, specifying the grounds on which they are made, may be sent in by completing the online questionnaire, via email or in writing (quoting ref: CM.12.6.189) to the address below by 01 June 2018. The Council will consider objections and representations received in response and they may be disseminated widely for these purposes and made available to the public.

Any unresolved objections will be reported to the Council’s Cabinet meeting later in 2018. The papers for the meeting will be available on the County Council’s website about a week before the meeting.

Please read the information provided on this consultation. Your views and opinions matter. Please take the time to respond.

Consultation Details

Name Oxford Road (Horspath) Proposed 40mph Speed Limit & Parking/Loading Restrictions
Description Oxfordshire County Council proposes to extend the 40mph speed limit, and also the parking & loading restrictions on Oxford Road, Horspath - in response to development of adjacent land. The proposals are aimed at helping to prevent obstruction to through traffic and generally make it safe for all other road users.
Dates From 3 May 2018 at 08:00 to 1 Jun 2018 at 23:59.
Status Open
Contact Name Christian Mauz (Technical Officer - Traffic & Road Safety)
Contact Email Address christian.mauz@oxfordshire.gov.uk
Contact Phone Number 07392 318873
Contact Postal Address Oxfordshire County Council
County Hall
New Road
Contact Details

Consultation Topic Economy & business , Planning, Roads & transport
Target Audience Oxfordshire residents, Councillors, Businesses
Geographical Area Oxford City, Chalgrove, Thame Watlington and Wheatley