New yellow line installations

Andrew Murdoch made this Freedom of Information request to Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council,

Please treat the following request under the Freedom of Information Act.

Sandwell Council website states the following:

"Yellow lines are provided where there is a need to restrict parking to help improve traffic flow, reduce the potential for accidents or to prevent obstructions of the highway."

With regards to installing new yellow lines, can you please provide the following:

1. Any documentation held by the council on the process for approving requests for new yellow lines, this should include where possible the specifics of the how a location could be considered to meet the criteria of the statement from the council's website.
2. Any documentation held by the council on the process for removal of yellow lines that do not meet the criteria yellow line installations.
3. The locations where yellow lines have been installed in the last 12 months as a result of requests from the general public. This information should include where possible
* The road name and approximate location of the new installation
* The criteria that the locations met to be approved for new yellow lines
* The dates when the request was received
* The dates when the yellow lines were installed

Yours faithfully,

Andrew Murdoch

Sandwell MBC, Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Mr Andrew Murdoch
Your request for information has been passed to an investigating officer.
Your reference is FS-Case-2506001
Thank you
Sandwell MBC

Steve Boffy, Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Mr Murdoch


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Kind Regards

Steven Boffy

Technical Clerk



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