Bus Lanes

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The Motorcycle Action Group

Dear Caerphilly County Borough Council,

How many miles of with flow bus lane are operational within the local authority boundaries?
How many miles of additional with flow bus lane are planned to be created within the next five years in the local authority area?
How many miles of with flow bus lane are planned to be removed within the next five years in the local authority area?
How many miles of with flow bus lane are accessible by motorcycles in the local authority area?
How many miles of with flow bus lane are accessible by pedal cycles in the local authority area?

How many miles of contra flow bus lane are operational within the local authority boundaries?
How many miles of additional contra flow bus lane are planned to be created within the next five years in the local authority area?
How many miles of contra flow bus lane are planned to be removed within the next five years in the local authority area?
How many miles of contra flow bus lane are accessible by motorcycles in the local authority area?
How many miles of contra flow bus lane are accessible by pedal cycles in the local authority area?

How many miles of bus only roads are operational within the local authority boundaries?
How many miles of additional bus only roads are planned to be created within the next five years in the local authority area?
How many miles of bus only roads are planned to be removed within the next five years in the local authority area?
How many miles of bus only roads are accessible by motorcycles in the local authority area?
How many miles of bus only roads are accessible by pedal cycles in the local authority area?

Please supply contact details for the current cabinet member with responsibility for bus lanes in the local authority area?

• With flow bus lane is defined as a bus lane that runs alongside a traffic lane open to other motorised vehicles and in the same direction of travel.
• Contra flow bus lane is defined as a bus lane alongside a lane open to other motorised vehicles in the opposite direction of travel
• Bus only road is a road that has no lanes open to other motorised vehicles in either direction.

Yours faithfully,

Julie Sperling
The Motorcycle Action Group

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Dear Julie Sperling
 
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(1) How many miles of additional bus only roads are planned to be created
within the next five years in the local authority area?
Zero
 
(2) How many miles of bus only roads are planned to be removed within the
next five years in the local authority area?
Zero (there are no bus lanes within the authority area)
 
(3) How many miles of bus only roads are accessible by motorcycles in the
local authority area?
Not applicable
 
(4) How many miles of bus only roads are accessible by pedal cycles in the
local authority area?
Not applicable
 
(5) Please supply contact details for the current cabinet member with
responsibility for bus lanes in the local authority area?
Cllr James Pritchard, Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Infrastructure
and Property, [1][email address].
 
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