We are reducing the speed limit on the length of the A646 Burnley Road, Luddendenfoot between the junction with Ewood Drive, Mytholmroyd and Rock Cliffe Mount, Luddendenfoot. The speed limit will be reduced from 50mph to 40 mph.
Building on our heritage, fine architecture, vibrant business sector and strong communities, we are working with collaborators and partners to improve Calderdale. The next chapter for Calderdale will see major investments in transport, public spaces and business premises.
The B6113 has been listed on the Council's 'sites for concern' programme, after 11 reported accidents occurred in the years 2009 to 2014; two of the accidents resulted in a fatality. The current speed limit on this length of road is 50mph.
AECOM was appointed by Calderdale Council to assess the impact of changes to accessibility to Halifax town centre in response to possible changes affecting bus routes. To complement wider improvements to the town centre planned under the West Yorkshire plus Transport Fund, a package of bus service changes has been proposed.
The Council has a formal policy for assessing and implementing minor traffic and parking improvement schemes which allows requests to be dealt with in a fair and consistent way through a simple prioritisation system.
In partnership with neighbouring authorities, Bradford, Leeds, Kirklees, Wakefield and West Yorkshire Integrated Transport Authority (Metro), Calderdale has set out a plan for improving local transport.