Environment, Transport & Sustainability Committee

Agenda Item 7(d)(1)


Subject:                    Undercliff Walk Infrastructure Improvements

                                    Notice of Motion from the Conservative Group


Date of meeting:    21 June 2022


Proposer:                 Councillor Nemeth

Seconder:                Councillor Bagaeen


Ward(s) affected:   All



This Committee:


1.    Notes the significance of the Undercliff Walk to residents in the east of the city;


2.    Notes that Councillors, residents and community groups have called for public realm and infrastructure improvements along Undercliff Walk, including new bins, signage, beach huts and chalets; upgraded and accessible toilet and changing facilities; disability beach access ramps and beach showers; cycling safety measures; seafront railing restoration; defibrillators; and future-proofing against potential rises in sea levels;


3.    Recognises works at Madeira Drive, Black Rock and Saltdean Lido;


4.    Seeks to address a lack of strategic focus on the Undercliff Walk by consulting residents’ groups with a view to bringing forward a plan for public realm and local infrastructure improvements; and


5.    Calls for a report, outlining the budget cost of the requested improvements, to be presented to this Committee.


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