05. 23RD MARCH 2018, ANNELEISE DODDS MP, WHAT CAN EAST OXFORD DO ABOUT POLLUTION AND CLIMATE CHANGE?

Anneleise Dodds MP, What can East Oxford do about pollution and climate change?

Friday 23rd March 2018, Rose Hill Community Centre, 7.30pm

Arranged by Rose Hill and Iffley Low Carbon, including a stall from Cyclox.

Alison Hill noted the following headline topics from our breakout group on cycling:

Top three:
* Segregated routes

* Creating change of law to presumption of motorist fault – ‘presumed liability’ or ‘strict liability
* Bikeability training: child education 
 
Other suggestions:
Remove conflict between buses and bikes
Ban parking on pavements
Ban cars from residential areas
Revise residential road design guides [current (2015) RRDG for Oxfordshire is at http://tinyurl.com/rrdg2015]
Residential street – filtered permeability
Creating open streets car free days
Electronic road pricing and workplace parking levy
Renewing road marking and signage
In his summary, Simon added:
Every driving instructor to have Bikeability training
Every applicant for the UK driving test to have passed Bikeability level 3 

The full list of recommendations from all the breakout groups is here.