Traffic Monitoring Boxes in Tarvin

Home » Newsroom » Traffic Monitoring Boxes in Tarvin

Traffic Monitoring in Tarvin Nov 2017 4787

A public spirited local resident, Kerr Parr, contacted TOL to tell us about a couple of traffic monitoring boxes that had cropped up on lamp posts in Tarvin. The two that have so far been identified are outside the primary school on Heath Drive and on Crossfields as shown in the accompanying photographs. Are these the only ones or has anyone seen any in other areas of Tarvin?

Traffic Monitoring in Tarvin_4788

There appearance apparently has lead to concerns amongst some Crossfield residents that they might have something to do with a proposal to build houses behind Crossfields/Townfield Lane. An e-mail to CWAC Highways Department received a very prompt response and a reassurance that the Monitors had been installed by CWAC to measure speeds for a 20 mph project. The counters are expected to be up for a week and then the data collected will be used by the Road Safety Engineers against certain criteria to assess if the speed limit should be changed.

Ed: Click to enlarge the two photographs

Emma Blain There is one half way down hockenhull Lane too.

Lyn Brunton Also on Hallfields

Add a comment...
Name
Email
 
Message
Enter security letters
Tarvin village
  • Philip Driver

    There is also one on cross lanes as you head to Oscroft. Again another scheme to reduce a recently reduced speed limit.

  • Julie Barnham

    And another on High Street, attached to Bus Stop sign opposite Park Close

  • Caroline Harrison

    There was one located near to the dentist on High Street in the summer

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Crime Prevention Mt15P5
Fri 18 May 6:00am  |  hits: 762

On the evening/night of 16th May, an unattended motor vehicle was broken into in Kelsall and property was stolen.Please do not leave valuable property in vehicles overnight, and, if you have any information with regard to this crime, or, any other crime, please do not hesitate to contact the police on...

7-skatepark-design-principles-aesthetically-pleasing
Thu 17 May 6:00am  |  hits: 744

Following on from Aprils Parish Council meeting together with Sophie Marks I have endeavoured to find a way (with the Parish councils help) to get this Section 106 money spent on what it was intended (Skate park)Despite our best efforts it is clear that the biggest obstacle is suitable land on which to site such a facilityWe have explored many possibilities, and continue to do...

Rubbish 1 (1)
Sun 13 May 6:00am  |  hits: 355

The article we published yesterday, 12th May, on the uncollected rubbish on at the top of the playing field, resulted in comments on our Facebook page that we believe our website readers should be aware of. The comments were as follows:-Emma Blain Such a shame because the event was extremely well run and enjoyed by a lot of our community. I saw plenty of people with black bin bags on the day...