More on Low Traffic Neighbourhoods
This concept does seem to be ‘flavour of the month’ with the new council administration and it seems to be a race to get your area onto the radar. Click here to see larger scale version. We will be meeting with Joanna Wright, the new joint lead for Transport as soon as we can, to make sure Camden and probably Walcot and possibly Larkhall get considered in the first wave. With the CAZ C (not involving cars) we may as well forget CAZ as the means by which we’ll reduce traffic through Camden and thus Low Traffic Neighbourhoods (LTN) becomes the main show in town. We’ll need to garner plenty of support from our residents to make progress so do comment on this blog to register your interest/support/ direct help.
As a ‘DFL’, down from London, we’ve seen these in action there and we’re naturally positive about them. The upsides so outweigh the downsides once residents have got used to it.
Finally here is a beautifully ironic piece from one of our residents in the ‘Chronic’ last week which should bring a wry smile to you.