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gavin
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Re: A555

Postby gavin » Thu Nov 21, 2019 7:22 pm

Another nail in the PRR coffin?

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yewtreeman
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Re: A555

Postby yewtreeman » Sat Nov 23, 2019 1:42 am

Regarding EGCD'S comment that a temporary break is a 'ridiculous' idea, it was not a suggestion for a solution but as a managed emergency option if and when needed. Maybe a couple of days work whereas the permanent structural solution will probably take weeks when it is attempted.
Looking forward, I think the responsibility for the frequent problem stretch under the overbridge lies with Stockport, not CEC. It is just a few metres inside the Stockport boundary and it has been TFGM issuing the traffic warnings when I have seen them.

Newlands
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Re: A555

Postby Newlands » Thu Dec 05, 2019 3:06 pm

An 80 year old man, laden with shopping gets off the 392 bus near Tern Drive. We note the SIDS speed cam is on the lamp post. 7 of the 16 vehicles that passed exceeded the 35mph speed limit. It took 5 minutes to get a gap in the traffic to help the guy over the road. Is it time a proper speed trap is used and the monies raised used to repair Fountainless Place cobblestones?.

POYNTONIAN 1
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Re: A555

Postby POYNTONIAN 1 » Thu Dec 05, 2019 3:45 pm

Speed enforcement is regularly carried out on Chester Rd & SID positioned to gather info for future enforcement. Police regularly post on their Facebook when they have carried out

Amadeus
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Re: A555

Postby Amadeus » Mon Dec 09, 2019 5:16 pm

Newlands wrote:Is it time a proper speed trap is used and the monies raised used to repair Fountainless Place cobblestones?.

Money from speeding fines goes to the government.


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