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Plans to cut Oswaldtwistle speed limit welcomed
9:00pm Wednesday 27th June 2012 in News
PROPOSALS to reduce speeds on a throughfare in Hyndburn have been welcomed by a county councillor.
Lancashire County Council are considering proposals to introduce a 20mph speed limit in the Hargreaves Road area of Oswaldtwistle.
Procedures to implement a consultation are currently being arranged for the county scheme which would remove exisiting 30mph limits.
Streets affected include Brookside Lane, Brookside Street, Eagle Street, Green Street, King Edward Street and Lancaster Street. County councillor Peter Britcliffe was very pleased to hear the news about reducing the speed limit.
County Coun Britcliffe said: “It is great to hear that traffic speed is to be restricted in this area.
“There have been problems in this area for many years.”
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