Category: Highways

  • All Saints CPZ – the current position

    Thank you to the residents in the All Saints area (Delamere Road, Elgar Avenue, St Paul’s Close) who completed the survey that Cllr Joanna Dabrowska sent out last month following my meeting with the CPZ officer (article link). In the short survey, Joanna asked what hours residents would like. The options were based on Joanna’s…

  • All Saints CPZ – The Final Countdown

    Following the consultation last autumn whether residents wanted a Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ) in the last three unrestricted roads in the ward, namely, Delamere Road, Elgar Avenue and St Paul’s Close, the results came in just before Christmas. Residents can find the results here: ealingcommon.yourcllr.com/2019/12/06/all-saints-cpz-results-have-come-in/ Since then, Cllr Joanna Dabrowska had a meeting with highways…

  • All Saints CPZ – results have come in

    The results are in! The long-awaited CPZ consulted was finally carried out in Ealing Common ward’s last three remaining roads that are currently restriction-free. With a strong response rate for CPZ consultations, an overwhelming majority have voted to have a CPZ in the All Saints area. This will now be implemented, with councillors receiving the…

  • All Saints CPZ Consultation Extended

    Due to Ealing Council having an emergency system shut down today from 4pm (Friday) and throughout the whole weekend, Cllr Joanna Dabrowska has urgently requested a short extension to the All Saints CPZ consultation period. It has now been extended til Monday, 25th November 2019. For those residents who haven’t yet completed the consultation, here…

  • Road closure for pedestrians at Gunnersbury Park

    Gunnersbury Park CIC are intending to close the pedestrian route along the road from Popes Lane to the Park’s car park (as per the map below) between Wednesday, 6th November til Tuesday, 31st December 2019 but only Monday-Friday. Motor vehicles will still be allowed. Limited car parking will be available during this time. This is…

  • Redundant traffic counter cables

    Residents may have noticed from time to time that various cables are laid across roads. The strip cables across the public highway are automatic traffic counters (ATCs). They are useful in determining traffic volumes, speeds as well as type of vehicles using that particular route. Cllr Joanna Dabrowska asked the council to carry out various…

  • Logged out!

      A couple of weeks ago a local resident contacted Cllr Joanna Dabrowska to highlight the issue of vehicles driving over the grassy part of Ealing Common, past the bollards, to avoid the A406 traffic. Cllr Dabrowska spoke with the trees manager proposing to plant trees at the eastern end of Elm Avenue and avoiding ‘synthetic’…

  • UPDATE: All Saints* CPZ consultation – finally coming to a doormat near you!

    Residents will be aware that the long-awaited CPZ consultation has suffered several setbacks since the funds were approved last autumn. After several iterations, and several mistakes, the consultation documents have been finally been…well, finalised! Assuming no hiccups on the printing (of the documents), the creation of the consultation online (apparently, the biggest determining factor), and the actual…

  • Durham, Sunderland and Cherry residents get more parking capacity

    Residents in the most southwesterly corner of Ealing Common ward, namely, Durham Road, Sunderland Road and Cherry Close, currently in CPZ* zone S2 , will be ecstatic to hear that they have a few more parking bays to hand. A handful of bays on the western side of Olive Road are becoming dual-zone, meaning that…

  • CPZ Zone D – are you happy with the current parking restrictions?

    Over the past year, Cllr Joanna Dabrowska has received many complaints from residents about their parking restrictions, namely, Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ). Residents in Zone D* have commented to feeling overwhelmed by commuters and holidaymakers as well as university summer students who from 1st July embark on parking in one of the last remaining free…