Agenda and decisions

CPH Environment and Infrastructure Decision Session
Thursday 3rd June 2021 6.00 pm

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

Decision:

No apologies were received.

2.

Declarations of Pecuniary or Conflicts of Interest

Decision:

Councillor K Thomas made a declaration of interest as being employed by a manufacturer of autonomous connect vehicles.

3.

Questions and Deputations

Decision:

Councillor Clements made a deputation in relation to item 4, Speed Limits in Solihull.

 

Councillor L McCarthy made a deputation in relation to item 4, Speed Limits in Solihull.

4.

Speed Limits in Solihull – A review and approach to the use of 20mph limits pdf icon PDF 208 KB

To report the findings of the review undertaken on speed limits operating on the local road network in Solihull, in accordance with the Department for Transport's guidance.

Additional documents:

Decision:

The Cabinet Member RESOLVED to:

a)  To note the findings of the review and to approve the progression and advertisement of a traffic regulation order to amend the speed limits on the roads listed in Appendix B and shown in Appendix C, and in the event of objections being received, that these be considered through the approved schemes of delegation by the Head of Highways Management.

b)  To consider and approve the proposed new guiding principles for the use and future roll out of 20mph speed restrictions, as set out in sections 5.9 and 5.11 of this report.

c)  To note the intention to carry out a further review of speed limits operating at school sites, identified in Appendix D, and agree to receive a further report in February 2022 on progress and funding opportunities to bring this programme of work forward in future years.