Inverness Academy Street proposals approved

05 September 2023

With proposals to reduce traffic in Academy Street narrowly approved by Highland Council on 14 September, here are some accounts from 2020 of controversies about the introduction of LTNs in various places, and reports on the debates about the proposals for Inverness.

The Guardian  16 November 2020

Press & Journal  28 August
(Following the meeting of the Inverness City committee reported here, councillors on the losing side moved an amendment which required the issue to be put before a meeting of the full council on 14 September.)

Press & Journal  15 September   (following approval of the proposals.)

More about the proposals

Highland Council information with traffic flows description

Consultation document with link to traffic flows map, and video
(for map follow link to 'project information leaflet')


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