Go20 campaign update

Last year, the Lib Dems campaigned for a consistent 20mph speed limit across Surbiton (excluding main roads). Over a thousand residents responded, with a clear majority in support.

Despite all the evidence on the reduction of both accidents and the severity of injuries, the Tory-led administration in Kingston rejected the proposals.

Local campaigner, Chris NowakowskI says: “So, we are still left with a confusing and piecemeal situation where some short stretches of road are 20mph while others, even sidestreets, are 30mph. “

The Lib Dems have pushed for the decision to be ‘called in’ (reconsidered by full Council) and this will be heard on 19th April. 

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