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Manchester outlaws shared surface streets in new housing development

19 June 2009
An example of what Manchester describes as a pedestrian priority street
An example of what Manchester describes as a pedestrian priority street

 

Manchester City Council has banned the use of shared surface street designs – in which pedestrians and motorists share the same space – in new housing developments.

The council’s soon-to-be-published street design manual will state that: “Shared surface streets and Homezones without pedestrian footways and a kerb upstand will not be accepted in Manchester.”

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