Speed limits on A Roads

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Dear Manchester City Council,

How many miles of A roads have you got under your control as Local Authority managed A Roads?

What percentage of your Local Authority A road network have the following speed limits (mph)?

20
30
40
50
NSL/60
NSL/70

Yours faithfully,

P Dixon

Manchester City Council

Dear P Dixon

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Dear Manchester City Council,

How many miles of A roads have you got under your control as Local
Authority managed A Roads?

What percentage of your Local Authority A road network have the following
speed limits (mph)?

20
30
40
50
NSL/60
NSL/70

Yours faithfully,

P Dixon

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Manchester City Council

Dear Sir or Madam.

Request for Information - Ref 202 HWY/AQFB84

Thank you for your request for information, which was received by
Manchester City Council on 21 August 2017 and has been considered under
the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FoIA).

I set out below your request for information and the Council’s response

1.How many miles of A roads have you got under your control as Local
Authority managed A Roads?
165km.

2. What percentage of your Local Authority A road network have the
following speed limits (mph)?
20, 30, 40, 50, NSL/60, NSL/70

The Speed limit data held by Manchester City Council is not referenced
against A, B, C and unclassified road networks. I am therefore unable to
provide the information requested.

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Town Hall, Manchester, M60 2LA, email:
[Manchester City Council request email] in the first instance. A copy of
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Yours sincerely,
Kevin Gillham
Head of Citywide Highways
Corporate Core - Highways
Manchester City Council