Silsden Cam Bookmark and Share

<< HOME PAGE  < RETURN

Donate to Yorkshire Air Ambulanceback to Have Your Say !!!! | back to forum index | login | sign up | help | latest topics | search


Forums Home > Have Your Say !!!! > Bus stop changes - is this a good idea?

  

Replies in this thread : 4

Author

Topic : Bus stop changes - is this a good idea?

Peter
Website Member
Posts : 4508

Website Member

07/04/2017 : 13:15:11      reply with quote


Item 8 of STC March Minutes
www.silsden.net/town_council/docs_17/17_meetings/STC_meeting_mins_Mar2017.pdf

Resolved that the council will forward the following suggestions to Bradford Highways and West Yorkshire metro.

1. The bus stop outside the Kings Arms should not be reinstated due to a. Its proximity to the proposed Pelican Crossing and b. It can now be classed as redundant because of the change of bus route there is a bus stop outside Twisters.

2. A new bus stop should be made outside Briar Deene.

3. The bus stop at the junction of Pickard Lane and Bolton Road should be removed. A bus stop on this junction is a hazard for people exiting Pickard Lane and Dale View.
click for more information

dogcatcher
Website Member
Posts : 3705

Website Member

07/04/2017 : 13:18:15      reply with quote


could`nt agree more peter it makes sense.was there an accident this morning outside the king.
click for more information

wheelaman123
Website Member
Posts : 295

Website Member

07/04/2017 : 14:15:54      reply with quote


What a sensible idea from the town council, now maybe they could ask Bradford Met to designate the Keighley bus stop on Elliott St to no vehicle parking.
click for more information

Corky Yorky
Website Member
Posts : 109

Website Member

10/04/2017 : 11:04:45      reply with quote


“b. It can now be classed as redundant because of the change of bus route”

Can anybody explain this comment by the Town Council? What changes affect this stop?

Think and plan ahead that’s what I say?

When and if the new school goes ahead children travelling by bus will get off at Briar Dene and guess what?

They wont bother to walk down the road to the Pelican Crossing because that would make their journey longer; no they will want to head up onto Dale View or directly cross the road to go through the Park.

Thus the council will now likely have to put in another crossing higher up or slow down traffic significantly to allow children to cross the main road!

That’s my opinion.
click for more information

HurricaneHector
Website Member
Posts : 168

Website Member

10/04/2017 : 21:44:23      reply with quote


How do children cross Bolton Road now?
click for more information

Replies in this thread : 4

Post Reply

login

refresh page   

latest topics

events
sale / wanted
general
have your say
looking for..
skippy greengrass

DON'T FORGET THE SUBJECT IS >>>>>>>>   Forums Home > Have Your Say !!!! > Bus stop changes - is this a good idea?  


<< HOME PAGE  RETURN  PAGE TOP ^  

  , © silsden.net 2016

webenquiries to