Decision details

Proposed Traffic Calming and Extension of 20mph Zone – Partington Street, Failsworth (M1038)

Decision Maker: Director of Environment

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The purpose of this report is to seek approval to the advertise of the legal Humps Notice as set out in The Highways (Road Humps) Regulations 1999 and the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, and the introduction of a 20mph zone along Partington Street


traffic calming measures and 20mph speed limit be introduced along Partington Street in accordance with the schedules at the end of this report

Reasons for the decision:

Option 1 - Introduce the scheme as proposed which will greatly enhance road safety for vulnerable users and regulate the speed of vehicles along this route.
Option 2 - The alternative option is not to progress with the road safety measures and continue with the traffic conditions as they are at present.

Alternative options considered:

Option 2

Other reasons / organisations consulted


Contact: Andy Marsh, Traffic Engineer - Highways & Engineering Email: Email:

Publication date: 30/01/2024

Date of decision: 22/12/2023

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