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Apologies for Absence


No apologies for absence, as all members were present.


Declarations of Interest


No declarations of interest were made.


Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council Various Roads (Prohibition of Waiting at any time) Order 2018 - Consideration of Objections pdf icon PDF 257 KB

To consider report of the Chief Officer Neighbourhood Services

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The Traffic Engineer advised members of the two objections received to the recently advertised Traffic Regulation Order relating to the proposed introduction of Traffic Regulations at Ynysfach.    


He then led the Committee in detail through the Traffic Regulation Order which was agreed at the Cabinet meeting on the 22nd November 2017 for the introduction of parking restrictions to improve accessibility at Ynysfach.


Questions were asked by the Committee and answered by the appropriate Officers in relation to the following:


·         The two objection letters received. 


·         Current parking difficulties at Ynysfach and surrounding areas.


·         The current parking charges at Council car parks. 


·         The introduction of the Academic Permit giving students a discount of over £100 which can be used in any of the Council car parks.


·         How many students have purchased the Academic Permit.


·         Consideration be given to look further at the pricing structure for students.




The objections received to the advertised Order be noted but discounted on Traffic Management and Road Safety grounds so as to allow the making of the Order as intended. 


Any other business deemed urgent by the Chair


The Chair advised there was no business deemed urgent.


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