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Roseburn - Canal link (new Dalry route)

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  1. chdot

    From link

    The impact on the Council's budget is expected to be approximately £3.75 million, and this will be met from funding approved for the delivery of the Council's Active Travel Investment programme.


    Posted 1 month ago #
  2. chdot

    Talking of CEC and AT, I’ve only just realised that Daisy has left.

    Her name was on many reports - especially the *big scheme* ones.

    She also fronted things to TEC and Community Councils etc.

    Her (former) boss is about to be CEC Big Boss.

    The future is … ?

    Posted 1 month ago #
  3. neddie

    The future is "kick everything into the long grass", innit?

    This is why we don't have time to wait for the council to build mega-schemes. We need to crack on with simple traffic reduction "stick*" schemes like bus-gates, modal filters and street parking reduction.

    *Don't worry about the "carrots", they'll fall into place alright once the traffic reduction starts...

    Posted 1 month ago #
  4. neddie

    The completion date for the Roseburn to Dundee St link appears to be early October 2024*, according to the latest council report:

    (page 14).

    Let's see, eh? *Note I put the year in, for the record...

    Posted 1 month ago #
  5. chdot


    #TelferSubway to #UnionCanal

    Q: Cllrs @julebandel & @DAstonSNP ask re a temporary toucan crossing
    A: Very costly, better to await #Fountainbridge scheme

    Q: Cllr @KayleighFONeill asks if @scotgov funding non-clarity may delay this
    A: Awaiting @scotgov decisions!

    Posted 1 month ago #

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