Cyclist right turn from Blackbird Leys Road into Sandy Lane West barely feasible
Reported in the Roads/highways category anonymously at 18:35, Sunday 14 April 2019
Sent to Oxford City Council and Oxfordshire County Council 5 minutes later
(For general view of junction see: https://www.google.co.uk/ maps/ @51.7239672,-1.2084065,3a,75y,79.23h,61.46t/ data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1scNKrQwEOHd-UtxoYAKjyVg!2e0!7i13312!8i6656 ).
The narrowing carriageway is presumably to persuade cyclists to stay in the separate cycle lane - so far, so good. However, neither of the next two (short) dropped kerb sections is suitable for turning right; the first is clearly meant for exiting the roundabout from SLW, and the second is after the junction, leading only to a narrow, unprotected non-island in the centre of the road.
Council ref: ENQ19831428
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 18:40, Sunday 14 April 2019
Still open, via questionnaire, 21:31, Sunday 12 May 2019
Thank you for your report. Unfortunately we have no record of why a right turn onto the roundabout was not included in the original design. However, we do not have any funding to incorporate a dropped kerb at present..
State changed to: No further action
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 09:50, Tuesday 14 May 2019
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