Meeting notes – 21st November 2009

Apologies:  Andy Black, Ann Claxton

Several new members were welcomed to the meeting.

The main focus of the meeting – Richard Pyle on TRANSPORT SOLUTIONS FOR HENBURY highlighting issues including Community Transport, Cycle Paths, Safe Routes to School, Yellow Buses, Henbury Station, Car Clubs, Car Sharing, Henbury Travel Map, Home Zones, 20 MPH Zones.

The aim of the session was to focus on Henbury and Brentry, to identify local problems and suggest remedies, and to produce a local ‘Transport Manifesto’ for presentation to the Community Council and to help inform the local development framework.

Richard introduced the session with a general discussion on traffic congestion in Bristol, lack of investment in transport infrastructure and poor quality, unreliable and expensive public transport.

See separate post for the Manifesto with the notes which were added at the the meeting.

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