Highways

Brief

The Highways committee liaise between West Sussex County Council and the Parish Council with the aim of maintaining standards and appropriate safety measures necessary on our public roads within the parish.

There are 2 major approved projects in the pipeline for 2017/18 financial year and the committee are pursuing a number of projects with the aim of making our roads and pathways safer for both motorists and pedestrians. In particular these projects are looking at items such as Vehicle Activated Signs, alternative traffic calming methods at trouble spots within the village, potential new speed limits and a significant Community Highways Scheme centred around the safety of children and parents accessing Easebourne School. The Highways committee also look after the Community Speedwatch Scheme in the village.

If you would like to raise any Highways concerns or have any suggestions for possible projects, please get in touch with us via the contacts page.

Members

Trevor Baker

Jose Galego
John Hines
Mike Noble (Chair)

PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE is hereby given that in pursuance of the provisions of Section 14(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act, 1984, as amended, the use of (and parking on) Easebourne Lane, Easebourne from junction with Wheelbarrow Castle to Dodsley Lane is temporarily prohibited from 29/08/2017 for 4 days.

 

August 15th, 2017|Categories: Highways, News|

Potholes

If you spot a pothole, a sunken drain, overgrown vegetation, damaged kerbs or another problem anywhere in West Sussex that you think is a danger to road or footpath users, then it’s very easy to report it directly to West Sussex County Council via www.love.westsussex.gov.uk. Just click on the ‘Add report’ option and follow the steps, including as much detail as possible so they can pin point exactly where the problem is. Of course you can also email parishclerk@easebourne.org if it’s something specifically within Easebourne.

July 27th, 2017|Categories: Highways|

Careful drivers welcome!

We recently added the finishing touch to our village gateways that will be seen by motorists as they arrive in Easebourne on the A272 from Petworth. The ‘Please drive carefully through our village’ sign is another reminder that they are about to enter a 30mph residential area and they should revise their speed accordingly. Elsewhere in the village we’re working hard on other speed measures for the A286 and hope to have more news about progress shortly.

July 27th, 2017|Categories: Highways, News|

PUBLIC NOTICE

Hollist Lane, Easebourne opposite junction with Dodsley Grove is temporarily prohibited from 09.30-15.30 on 26th June 2017

 

June 6th, 2017|Categories: Highways|

Road closure at Henley

The A286 will be closed from Kings Drive to Henley between 9.30am to 3.30pm each day from  Monday 27 February until Friday 3 March.  Please look at West Sussex’s website for further information.

February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Highways|

Get involved in 2017 – Speedwatch

From the fantastic reaction to the village gates and to conversations with residents we know that speed through the village is a major concern.  With all Parish Council initiatives for roads in our village we need to collect data to submit with any road proposals to West Sussex.  Speedwatch is one way which we can do this but it does rely on volunteers.  If you want to get involved there would be a short training session which we will provide and you can then join the list of volunteers and get Speedwatching.  If you are interested in learning more please contact us by clicking the button below…

Find out about volunteering
January 8th, 2017|Categories: Highways, Volunteering|