Proposed changes to parking restrictions

Proposed changes to parking restrictions

We’re proposing to make a number of changes to parking restrictions on roads across the district, and would like to hear your views. 

Location Proposal
The Borough, Canterbury Reduce the restriction on loading on the length of The Borough where it is slightly wider to accommodate some loading at this location.
Somner Close, Canterbury Removal of one parking bay to avoid obstruction of a resident’s drive 
Zealand Road, Canterbury Extend the double yellow lines west of the junction with Cambridge Road to prevent parking close to a resident’s drive
Knott’s Lane, Canterbury

Double yellow lines to prohibit parking in the new section of Knotts Lane leading to Cobden Place

Palace Street, Canterbury Make the loading ban enforceable so that loading and unloading are restricted to the loading areas provided
General, Canterbury Increase the cost of Visitor Permits in line with other parking charges and inflation
Richmond Street and Hanover Street, Herne Bay Extend double yellow lines to accommodate access to a new development; create new parking bays in Hanover Street and extend parking bays in Richmond Street to compensate
General, Herne Bay Increase the cost of Visitor Permits in line with other parking charges and inflation
Valkyrie Avenue, Whitstable  Make‌ ‌the‌ ‌single‌ ‌yellow‌ ‌line‌ ‌between‌ ‌Grimthorpe‌ ‌Avenue‌ ‌and‌ ‌Sandpiper‌‌ Road‌ ‌apply‌ ‌seven‌ ‌days‌ ‌a‌ ‌week‌ to‌ ‌prevent‌ ‌parking‌ ‌of‌ ‌large‌ ‌vehicles.‌ ‌ 

Double‌ ‌yellow‌ ‌lines‌ ‌at‌ ‌the‌ ‌junction‌ ‌of‌ ‌Valkyrie‌ ‌Aveue‌ ‌and‌ ‌Sandpiper‌‌ Road‌ ‌

Sandpiper Road, Whitstable   Double‌ ‌yellow‌ ‌lines‌ ‌at‌ ‌the‌ ‌junction‌ ‌with‌ ‌the‌ ‌rear‌ ‌access‌ ‌road‌ ‌for‌‌ Goldcrest‌ ‌Walk‌ ‌because‌ ‌parking‌ ‌on‌ ‌the‌ ‌junction‌ ‌obstructs‌ ‌access‌ ‌and‌‌ visibility;‌ ‌ 

Single‌ ‌yellow‌ ‌line‌ ‌applying‌ ‌every‌ ‌day‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌week‌ ‌at‌ ‌the‌ ‌junction‌ ‌with‌‌ Valkyrie‌ ‌Avenue‌ ‌to‌ ‌prevent‌ ‌parking‌ ‌on‌ ‌the‌ ‌junction‌ ‌ 

General, Whitstable Increase‌ ‌the‌ ‌cost‌ ‌of‌ ‌Visitor‌ ‌Permits‌ ‌in‌ ‌line‌ ‌with‌ ‌other‌ ‌parking‌ ‌charges‌ and‌ ‌inflation‌ ‌
Highgate Road, Whitstable   Proposed pavement and verge parking ban

 

You can view the deposit documents for each location below:

If you would like to object to a proposal you should email our Transportation team  before consultation ends on 20th August at 5pm.

All objections will be reported to the Joint Transportation Board at their meeting on 21st September.
 

27/07/2021 21/08/2021 Proposed changes to parking restrictions 1651753354

We are proposing changes to parking restrictions at six locations in the district.

We are proposing changes to parking restrictions at six locations in the district and are seeking public views on these.

High Street, Bridge : changes to the double yellow lines between Conyngham Lane and Station Road. Map of the proposal

Bakers Lane and Rattington Street, Chartham : double yellow lines at the junction.  Map of the proposal

Shalmsford Street, Chartham : double yellow lines at the railway bridge. Map of the proposal

Fairview Gardens, Sturry : extend the double yellow lines at the junction with Island Road. Map of the proposal

Princess Road, Whitstable : extend the double yellow lines east of the Junction with Marine Crescent. Map of the proposal

Barley Close, Herne Bay : relocation of the yellow lines adjacent to the grassed area. Map of the proposal

View the deposit documents:

Whitstable

Rural (all four sites)

Herne Bay

Have your say

Consultation on these proposals runs from Thursday 5 to Friday 27 May.

To comment, email transportation@canterbury.gov.uk or write to Richard Jenkins, Transportation, Canterbury City Council, Military Road, Canterbury, CT1 1YW.

All comments will be reported to councillors when a decision is taken on whether to go ahead with these proposals.

Published: 5 May 2022

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