Decision - A259 (Brighton Marina to Newhaven) - Request for studies

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A259 (Brighton Marina to Newhaven) - Request for studies

Decision Maker: Environment, Transport & Sustainability Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Following consideration of a petition at June ET&S Committee requesting traffic, economic, air quality and quality of life studies, this report will outline the decisions/outcomes of the responses of Lewes DC and East Sussex CC to the same petition, and make further recommendation(s) of any further action proposed by BHCC.




1)            That the Committee notes the decisions taken by Lewes District Council and East Sussex County Council in relation to the petition on the A259 as set out in Appendix 4 of this report.


2)            That the Committee requests that officers continue to work jointly with Lewes District Council, East Sussex County Council, and Rottingdean Parish Council on cross-boundary issues related to current and future development proposals and travel and traffic issues, especially those experienced by local people and communities on the A259.


3)            That the Committee requests that officers have regard to the role and future of the A259 when responding to the forthcoming Government consultation on proposals for a Major Road Network.


4)            That the Committee requests that officers provide SAFE (St Aubyn’s Field Evergreen), Rottingdean Parish Council, and Saltdean Residents’ Association and ward councillors  with the sources or details of available data, research and information referred to in paragraph 5.2 of this report.

Report author: Andrew Renaut

Publication date: 29/11/2017

Date of decision: 28/11/2017

Decided at meeting: 28/11/2017 - Environment, Transport & Sustainability Committee

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