Each year the Council receives a far greater number of requests for pedestrian crossings than we can build. To manage these requests, we have developed a priority system to evaluate locations.
This system evaluates sites, considering factors such as
for various crossing types including
- a puffin crossing if the score is greater than 1
- a zebra crossing
- a refuge island
- pavement build-outs.
If a score less than 0.3 is achieved no crossing facilities may be recommended. Our current construction list, which is approved by the Transport and Environment on an annual basis, can be found below.
If you would like an assessment carried out, please contact us. A list of locations that have failed to meet the criteria since 2014 can be found below, unless there have been significant changes to the network at a location, we will not assess a site that has been surveyed in the last three years.
If you would like to request a school crossing patrol guide, please do so by contacting the Headteacher.