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Twin Sails Gyratory System: Poole People has continually pressed for a wider review of the whole traffic system between Hunger Hill roundabout and Poole Bridge. We believe that the Council should return to a two way system in West Quay Road with it becoming the primary road for traffic serving the bridges, the port and…
Mount Pleasant Crossing: We are pleased to report that our campaigning for a zebra crossing in Mount Pleasant Road has been successful and is now being used by many older people in Seldown to reach Poole Park.
Place-shaping is planning terminology for making urban environments pleasant places for people to go about their business. When done well it is a win-win result as slower moving but more constant traffic flows result in less congestion and increased safety for pedestrians and cyclists.
We are pleased to say that Poole Harbour Commissioners have rejected the Hamworthy option and have decided instead to seek an expansion of Poole Quay Boat Haven. While Conservative councillors objected to both locations, we met with the Commissioners and urged them to choose Poole Quay. We did this because we feel that the Quay option will help revitalise the…