Transport & Place-Making

Proposed improvements to Park Row, Perry Road, Upper Maudlin Street and Colston Street

Draft designs for the A37 and A4018 – an appraisal

Western Harbour – the road options revisited

A4174 Junction Improvement Scheme

A4174 Junction Improvement Scheme

The Society has commented on the South Gloucestershire Council proposal to improve the layout of five junctions on the A4174 Ring Road between the Lyde Green and Kingsfield roundabouts.
Changes for drivers in Bristol

Changes for drivers in Bristol

Alan Morris explains the complex changes for drivers in Bristol's city centre and paints the broader picture behind the headlines. Some changes will meet strong resistance.
Active Travel Fund schemes

Active Travel Fund schemes

The Society has responded to consultation on a number of active travel schemes proposed by the Council. The consultation was in the form of a series of engagement surveys; the Society commented generally, not on specific schemes.
Bristol Bridge 'closure'

Bristol Bridge ‘closure’

The Civic Society comments on the Experimental Traffic Regulation Order (ETRO) in respect of Bristol Bridge and associated streets.
East Street vision

East Street vision

The Society has submitted consultation comments on the ‘East Street vision’ commissioned by Bedminster Business Improvement District, which will evolve into a masterplan
Temple-Meads-Station

Emerging plans for Temple Meads Station

After many years of waiting, there now seems to be some momentum towards specific plans for Temple Meads station. Alan Morris reports.
Broad Plain Public Real Strategy Consultation

Broad Plain Public Real Strategy Consultation

The Society has responded to the City Council’s consultation which builds on the Old Market Quarter Neighbourhood Plan.
Western Harbour roads consultation

Western Harbour roads consultation

The Council has published three options to simplify the Cumberland Basin road system which was constructed in an age that championed motorway-style urban road systems. The Society is critical of the current consultation.
Future travel choices event slides

Future travel choices event slides

On 15th May the Bristol Civic Society and the University of the West of England's Centre for Transport and Society held a well-attended event that focused on future possibilities for electric cars and transport on demand.
Joint Local Transport Plan

Joint Local Transport Plan

The JLTP was out to consultation in February/March 2019. It covers similar ground to the recently consulted Bristol Transport Strategy, but covering the wider West of England area.

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