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School Crossing Patrol

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider proposals in respect of School Crossing Patrol services following public consultation.


·       Agreed removal of funding 15 of 16 sites with an existing light controlled or zebra crossing

·       Agreed removal of funding on those sites that fail to reach national (RoSPA) assessment criteria and have additionally been assessed to be of lower need of a SCP

·       Agreed to progress specialist assessment of the potential for introduction of physical road safety measures at sites where funding is to be removed and a consideration of applying future capital funds from the Transport Capital Programme. 

·       Agreed to stop funding the service on proposed sites to coincide with term times rather than the earliest opportunity

·       Agreed the proposal as to alternative service delivery and how to manage new requests for a School Crossing Patrol

·       Delegated the authority to undertake the above recommendations to the Service Director (Transport) in consultation with the Cabinet Portfolio holder

Report author: Ed Plowden

Publication date: 04/12/2017

Date of decision: 04/12/2017

Decided at meeting: 04/12/2017 - Cabinet

Effective from: 12/12/2017

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