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Planning for possible new residential developments

Patricia and Matt spent Friday morning with a Planning Policy Officer from Lancaster City Council to look at areas identified for residential development in the Local Plan, with a view to identifying how new cycling and walking routes could link … Continue reading

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Dynamo’s infrastructure ideas

Ready for when – if! – Dynamo hears more from Lancashire County Council about meetings of the Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plan for Lancaster, we have prepared an outline of big (and small) infrastructure items that we think would … Continue reading

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Bus Rapid Transit Scheme

Dick attended a stakeholder workshop on 16 February, organised by Atkins, to discuss the County Council’s plans for a Bus Rapid Transit scheme.  (Not sure how this links in with the stakeholder workshop in June 2016 when Jacobs looked at a … Continue reading

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Notes of Lancaster Cycle Forum meeting held 16 March

The notes are attached here. They contain useful plans of proposed infrastructure, such as the deeply flawed cycle lanes on the A6 outside the new Bailrigg science park/health innovation campus.

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Lancaster Cycle Forum meeting 16 March 2016

This meeting was the last with Alasdair, the County Council’s Senior Cycling Officer who originally set them up. It’s uncertain how the meetings will continue: that depends on the County’s current restructuring. At present the work on the County’s Cycling and Walking Strategy is … Continue reading

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Lancashire’s cycling and walking strategy

Once upon a time (on 21 November 2011) Dynamo was invited to a consultation event on Lancashire’s new Cycling Strategy. Perhaps made giddy by the upcoming Olympic Games, the 2011 draft focused on cycling for sport and seemed to have quite forgotten that … Continue reading

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Notes of Lancaster Cycle Forum meeting held 25 November 2015

Notes of the Cycle Forum attached.  They relate to: National Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy Lancaster Highway & Transport Masterplan 20mph speed limits Cycle flows (data from cycle counters suggest that cycle use has grown by 75% since 2002) Cyclist … Continue reading

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