The community gave feedback on the only proposed option for Miro Street and Kedah Street in September 2017.

Option likely to be developed: Sharrow road markings on traffic lanes

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Why this option?

This was the only proposed option for Miro Street and Kedah Street. From the feedback received in September, this option had more community support than making no changes. The proposed road marking change would be appropriate for these quiet streets with less traffic and low vehicle speeds.

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What’s next?  

We expect this project to be progressed as future funding allows, likely in 2019-2020.

Read the summary of feedback (PDF 221KB)

 

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Option A - Sharrow markings in traffic lane
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Why Option A?

Sharrow markings increase driver awareness of people on bikes but are unlikely to encourage less-confident riders to use the route. Traffic speeds will need to reduce to improve safety for people on bikes. This option would encourage slower speeds, lowering crash risk and severity.

Impacts
  • No changes to parking
  • No changes to footpaths
  • No trees removed
  • Traffic speeds may have to be reduced
  • Likely uptake by people on bikes: Moderate increase

We have received feedback from the community about this project. Click here to view the summary graphs.

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