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Cars being parked on Windmill Av exiting onto Buckhimgham Road

Reported in the Road Traffic Signs and Road Markings category anonymously at 10:34, Mon 1 October 2018

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 1 minute later

Road users coming out Windmill Avenue on to Buckingham Road are facing car parked on the left hand side of the road. Road users concerned about safety issues and if no restrictions are put in place may occur in fatal accident.

Council ref: ENQ18816852

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  • Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 10:35, Mon 1 October 2018

  • This issue continues on a daily basis. Up to 7 cars are being left on the avenue exit, close to the junction with Buckingham road. Vehicles turning into the Avenue are forced to do so 'blind' and vehicles exiting are forced into the oncoming 'blind' traffic. It is only a matter of time until a major accident occurs. The parked cars recently caused a problem when an ambulance was called to the bungalow opposite. The Avenue was completely blocked for at least 45 minutes. Traffic turning in was backed up beyond the Churchill Rd junction and past the Eden Carage.

    Just guessing, but the cars appear to be left by people working or visiting the Eden garage, or those walking to the rail station.

    Posted anonymously at 13:10, Wed 7 November 2018

  • A residents parking only sign was installed but then removed on the request of Thames valley police. We will consider this location as part of a wider TRO review.

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 13:21, Wed 12 June 2019

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