Smaller Transport Schemes - Silchester Road/The Street, Bramley
Silchester Road/The Street Pedestrian Improvements Scheme.
Silchester Road, Bramley Lane & The Street, Bramley.
Bramley Railway Station.
Scheme Objectives and Description:-
The purpose of this scheme is to improve pedestrian accessibility through easier road crossing and better access to local facilities such as the railway station, Bramley Village Hall and Bramley Primary School. It is also aiming to improve driver behaviour and moderate traffic speeds.
The works consist of new footway's and pedestrian crossings; refuge islands and build-outs to slow traffic, new road surfaces to aid vehicle braking and reduce speeds, new bus stop hard standings, junction improvements and various items of landscaping.
The contract has been awarded to Caroway Contractors Ltd and is scheduled to start on 21st May 2012.
Public Consultation Done:-
11th March 2010
Start:- 21st May 2012 Finish:- 20th July 2012
The contractor for works is Caroway Contractors Ltd. During construction, pedestrian access to all properties will be maintained at all times and works will be carried, if required, using single file traffic controlled by temporary traffic signals. There is a road closure in place for a small section of the works, to ensure safety for the Contractors and residents.