Fountain Place, Poynton, East Cheshire. A complex arrangement of traffic signals has been replaced with a form of double roundabout and courtesy crossings
The character of the place is improved, it is a safer place and local businesses have been regeneratedSome streets are designed to be real places with their own distinct character, are safe for all road users, encourage people to walk and cycle and have healthy lifestyles and also contribute to the regeneration of a locality.
Streets can be designed to be real places with their own distinct character, safe for all road users, to encourage people to walk and cycle and have a healthy lifestyle and also contribute to the regeneration of an area.
An example is the scheme at Poynton. Click the image below to see a 15min video of how it works