Decision details

Ladybridge Road Central Traffic Island

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Sustainable Stockport

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Cabinet Member of Sustainable Stockport agrees with the the recommendations in the report of The Corporate Director Place Management & Regeneration dated 16th July 2019 relating to the above matter, and approves the retention of the island with additional road markings and replacement of the VAS signs for implementation in the 2019/20 financial year.


The proposals shown option 2 which include;


·         Retain the existing central traffic island

·         The carriageway markings are refreshed and the central hatching is re-laid on a red texture mat to provide background contrast to improve and enhance the road marking layout on the chosen option

·         Vechile Activated Signs (VAS) are replaced

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 – remove the remaining central traffic island. This option was rejected as it would be less effective to reduce traffic speed.  

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Decision Reference: CMDSS10

Contact: Nick Whelan, Services to Place Email: Tel: 0161-474-4907.

Publication date: 12/09/2019

Date of decision: 16/08/2019

Effective from: 19/09/2019