traffic management

Sheffield CAZ delayed until 2023


Sheffield City Council has announced that the launch of its Clean Air Zone will be delayed until 2023.

RAC warns over yellow box guidance


The RAC has called on the Government to improve its guidance to councils on yellow box junctions to avoid thousands of drivers being wrongly fined.

Cash converter: How councils are using gritters in TM fleet


Vehicle specialist Acklea has urged councils and contractors to save money by adapting gritting vehicles to be used for traffic management in the spring and summer.

Clowns fall down at Chowns thanks to WJ and Chevron


Road marking firm WJ has deployed ANPR cameras to tackle the danger caused by drivers deliberately using the wrong lane during a major junction redesign in Northampton.

Traffic orders 'to move into the digital age'


The Department for Transport has launched a consultation on proposed changes to the rules around traffic regulation orders (TROs), including creating digital TROs.

Brent ditches four LTN trials


Councillors in Brent have voted to remove four low traffic neighbourhood schemes after significant opposition from residents.

ADEPT Conference: Beware the unintended consequences of EVs


Electric cars will not solve issues of pollution and climate change or tackle the dominance of the vehicles on roads and footways, local government place directors have been told.

Bristol CAZ will charge private cars from next summer


Bristol will launch a clean air zone (CAZ) that charges private cars next summer, after several years of avoidance, delays and missed deadlines.

All lane running gets red X from MPs


MPs have called on ministers to pause the rollout of all-lane running ‘smart motorways’ until the safety and economic case for the schemes is clear and National Highways has delivered and evaluated key safety improvements.

ULEZ expansion 'a lifeline for Londoners'


As London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) sees a massive expansion, a think tank has called on mayor Sadiq Khan to go further and introduce a pay-per-mile road user charging scheme.

Only politics holds us back on road user charging, MPs told


The technology exists to deliver any system of road pricing that can be delivered politically, a transport policy expert has told MPs.

Moving traffic enforcement powers available from February


Councils in England could have the power to enforce moving traffic violations from February next year, a senior Department for Transport official has announced.

Portsmouth set to approve CAZ despite reservations


Portsmouth City Council is set to discuss the start date of its Government-mandated Clean Air Zone despite its preference for other options to improve air quality.

ADEPT National Traffic Managers Conference: 'Unlearn the normal'


The third ADEPT National Traffic Managers Conference will take place on Wednesday 13 October at the Welford Road Stadium, Leicester under the strapline: ‘Embrace challenge, plan response and unlearn the normal.’

Council steps up security after LTN vandalism


Lambeth Council has been forced to install security measures after vandals targeted its Low Traffic Neighbourhood schemes.

Court rejects challenge to borough's LTNs


A legal challenge against Lambeth Council's low traffic neighbourhoods has been rejected by the High Court.

Box junctions 'big warning area' for councils


Box junctions are likely to pose significant problems for local authorities using new powers to enforce moving traffic offences, the Traffic Penalty Tribunal's chief adjudicator has told Traffex visitors.

Traffic surges in Scottish cities but pollution measures delayed


New data shows that traffic levels in Edinburgh and Glasgow have exceeded pre-pandemic levels, adding to fears about air quality following delays to Scotland’s planned Low Emission Zones.

SWARCO puts Wolverhampton in control of MyCity


Wolverhampton City Council has worked with traffic technology specialist SWARCO Traffic to streamline the city’s traffic management via the firm’s MyCity platform.

County approves Oxford’s Zero Emission Zone pilot


Oxford’s proposed Zero Emission Zone pilot has been formally approved by Oxfordshire County Council’s cabinet for launch in August.

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