London's red routes

Scott made this Freedom of Information request to Transport for London

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Dear Transport for London,

Please could you provide a data download of all of London's "red routes" currently maintained by TfL.

It would be helpful if you could include the following data:

* the co-ordinates for each data point in lat/long
* all other related data fields

The preferred format would be either .csv or .xlsx

Yours faithfully,

Scott

FOI, Transport for London

Dear Scott

Our Ref: FOI-1807-1718

Thank you for your e-mail received on 8 October 2017 asking for information about London's red routes.

Section 8(1) of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) sets out the requirements of a valid request for information and states that a request must, amongst other things, “state the name of the applicant and an address for correspondence.” As a full name has not been provided we are unable to treat this as a valid request. If you could please provide your full name and then we will process your request.

If we hear nothing further from you by 30 October 2017 we will close this request.

In the meantime, if you have any queries or would like to discuss your request, please feel free to contact me.

Yours sincerely

Graham Hurt

FOI Case Officer
FOI Case Management Team
General Counsel
Transport for London

Dear FOI,

My name is Alastair Ayliffe.

WeWork Mansion House
33 Queen St, London EC4R 1AP

Yours sincerely,

Alastair Ayliffe

FOI, Transport for London

Dear Mr Ayliffe

 

Our ref: FOI-1807-1718/GH

 

Thank you for providing your name.

 

Your request will now be processed by TfL, the Greater London Authority
and its subsidiaries to provide you with a response in accordance with the
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Yours sincerely

 

Graham Hurt

FOI Case Officer

FOI Case Management Team

General Counsel

Transport for London

 

 

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FOI, Transport for London

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Dear Mr Ayliffe

 

Our Ref: FOI-1807-1718

 

Thank you for your e-mail received on 8 October 2017 asking for
information about London's red routes.

 

Your request has been considered under the requirements of the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 and our information access policy. I can confirm that
we do hold the information you require.

 

Please see the attached CSV file containing the data requested:

 

The file represents the road network we are responsible for maintaining.

·         The geometry column contains all the coordinates making up the
line representing a single section of the network (major junction to major
junction);

·         Date fields included the unique identifier of the section, the
road description, and the adoption:

o   Adoption = H, we are the Highway Authority for this particular section

o   Adoption = T, we are the Traffic Authority for this section.

 

Please note that the boundaries of the network are published on the TfL
data feed website.
[1]https://tfl.gov.uk/info-for/open-data-us...

 

If this is not the information you are looking for, or if you are unable
to access it for some reason, please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

If you are not satisfied with this response please see the attached
information sheet for details of your right to appeal.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Graham Hurt

 

FOI Case Officer

FOI Case Management Team

General Counsel

Transport for London

 

 

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