Attwood and Westmeadows (East): Final Local Area Traffic Management Plan

Consultation has concluded

Background

Hume City Council completed a Local Area Traffic Management (LATM) Study of the Attwood and Westmeadows (east) area bounded by Mickleham Road, Broadmeadows Deviation Road, Ripplebrook Drive and the existing Airport Runway Alignment.

Residents were invited to provide details of traffic issues within the LATM study area. The information provided highlighted 400 issues and was used to prepare a proposed traffic management plan. In March 2021 the plan was presented to residents, local businesses and the public transport authority to provide feedback.

Feedback was received from 44 people about various aspects of the proposed traffic management plan through an on-line mapping tool, email and phoning the responsible traffic engineer. This information, together with further research by the Traffic Team, was used to review the traffic management plan and additional investigations were conducted in order to develop a Final Traffic Management Plan.

Outcome

At the Council meeting on Monday, 12 July 2021, the Attwood and Westmeadows (east) LATM Study Report and Final Traffic Management Plan was adopted. The plan provides information on all proposed traffic treatments.


Background

Hume City Council completed a Local Area Traffic Management (LATM) Study of the Attwood and Westmeadows (east) area bounded by Mickleham Road, Broadmeadows Deviation Road, Ripplebrook Drive and the existing Airport Runway Alignment.

Residents were invited to provide details of traffic issues within the LATM study area. The information provided highlighted 400 issues and was used to prepare a proposed traffic management plan. In March 2021 the plan was presented to residents, local businesses and the public transport authority to provide feedback.

Feedback was received from 44 people about various aspects of the proposed traffic management plan through an on-line mapping tool, email and phoning the responsible traffic engineer. This information, together with further research by the Traffic Team, was used to review the traffic management plan and additional investigations were conducted in order to develop a Final Traffic Management Plan.

Outcome

At the Council meeting on Monday, 12 July 2021, the Attwood and Westmeadows (east) LATM Study Report and Final Traffic Management Plan was adopted. The plan provides information on all proposed traffic treatments.