Issue details

A632 Walton Road, Chesterfield- Petition Requesting the Installation of Various Speed Reducing Measures and a Weight Limit

To consider the petition containing 220 signatures which reported high volumes of traffic, a high number of heavy goods vehicles, speeding motorists, poor air quality and excessive noise on the A632 Walton Road, Chesterfield which was acknowledged by the Director – Legal and Democratic Services on 11 October 2022.
Following consideration of this report, the Cabinet Member is asked to:
•Decline the request for the introduction of a weight limit on Walton Road in Chesterfield.
•Decline the request for the installation of 30mph repeater signs on the lighting columns.
•Approve the petitioner enquiring with Chesterfield Borough Council regarding the installation of a Speed Indicator Devices (SIDs).
•Decline the request for the installation of an additional vehicular activated sign, speed cameras, and other traffic calming measures.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: Boythorpe and Brampton South; Walton and West;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/12/2022

Improvement and Scrutiny Committee: Places;

Decision due: 17 Jan 2023 by Cabinet Member for Highways, Assets and Transport

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Highways, Assets and Transport

Lead director: Executive Director - Place

Department: Place

Contact: Steven Dungworth, Senior Technician-Traffic & Safety Ne Email:, Joanna Jackson Email: