Decision details

Longford Park, Stretford - Modal Filter: Resident Consultation

Decision Maker: Executive Member for Environmental and Regulatory Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider the next consultation in respect of the Longford Park Modal Filter associated with the Emergency Active Travel Fund (EATF) Tranche 1 funding allocation by the Department of Transport.


1)      That the results of feedback received from resident groups be noted.


2)      That the consultation with residents of Longford Park be approved, giving them a choice of the following two options:


a)     Retain the planter on Hillingdon Road. Re-locate the planter on Cromwell Road to the north side of Longford Avenue and re-locate the planter on Norwood Road to the north side of Longford Avenue, to create a full Low Traffic Neighbourhood for Longford Park.


b)     Remove the planters completely as soon as possible.


3)      That a further report be submitted in due course, giving details of the outcome of the consultation.

Reasons for the decision:

The decision follows on from the decision made on 27 January 2021 and the reasons for the recommendations are set out in the report and reflect feedback received from residents.

Alternative options considered:

The planters have been installed on a temporary basis for a maximum period of 18 months using powers under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, therefore, a decision would be required whether to remove them or make permanent at some stage before expiration of the 18 month period.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Publication date: 15/06/2021

Date of decision: 07/06/2021

Effective from: 23/06/2021

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