Minutes of the Traffic Committee held on Thursday 10 September 2020.

 

 

 

 PRESENT

 

Councillor Dan Hayes

Katherine Boulton               Network Safety Officer South West TfNSW

Acting Sgt Matthew Shaw NSW Police

 

 

IN ATTENDANCE

 

Frank Goodyer                       Senior Traffic Officer WWCC

Tim Cahill                               Traffic Officer WWCC

Peter Ross                              Manager Technical & Strategy WWCC

Warren Faulkner                   Director Operations WWCC

Emma Reynolds                    Road Safety Officer WWCC

Shannon Coghlan                 Infrastructure Administration Coordinator WWCC

Greg Minehan                       Manager for Network and Safety Services (Southern), TfNSW

 

apologies

Sgt Steven Bloomfield       NSW Police

Mr Peter Braneley               Crouch Transport (Local Member’s Representative)

 

 

The meeting of the Traffic Committee commenced at 9.23am.

Acknowledgement Of Country

I would like to Acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of this Land, on which this meeting takes place and to pay my respects to Elders past and present.

 


 

Confirmation of Minutes

CM-1         CONFIRMATION OF MINUTES - MEETING HELD 9 JULY 2020

 

Recommendation:

                        On the Motion of Councillor D Hayes and K Boulton

That the Minutes of the proceedings of the Traffic Committee Meeting held on 9 July 2020 be confirmed as a true and accurate record, noting that the recommendations contained in the minutes of that meeting were endorsed by Council at its Ordinary Meeting on 24 August 2020.

 

CARRIED

 

Declarations Of Interest

No declarations of interest received

 


 

Reports

RP-1          Flinders Street Park - NO PARKING revised

 

Recommendation:

                        On the Motion of Councillor D Hayes and K Boulton

Traffic Committee recommends the installation of a length of NO PARKING zone, using standard R5-40 series signs, on the eastern kerb of Flinders Street, directly in front of the public park identified as number 45 Flinders Street. The zone is to extend 20 metres between the northern and southern boundary of the park. Signs to include the words 8AM-10AM / MON-FRI / WAGGA CITY COUNCIL VEHICLES EXCEPTED.

CARRIED

 

RECORD OF VOTING ON THE MOTION

For the Motion

Against the Motion

D Hayes

 

Boulton

 

UNANIMOUS SUPPORT

Acting Sgt Matthew Shaw joined the meeting at 9.26am

 

 

RP-2          Fitzmaurice Street half hour parking

 

Recommendation:

                        On the Motion of K Boulton and Councillor D Hayes

Traffic Committee recommends permanently implementing four spaces of half hour timed parking on the eastern kerb of Fitzmaurice Street and immediately south of Crampton Street utilising R5-1-1 series signs with the additional words 8.30am-6.00pm MON-FRI/830-1230 SAT.

CARRIED

 

RECORD OF VOTING ON THE MOTION

For the Motion

Against the Motion

D Hayes

 

M Shaw

 

K  Boulton

 

UNANIMOUS SUPPORT

Warren Faulkner joined the meeting at 9.30am

 

RP-3          Messenger Ave NO STOPPING

 

Recommendation:

                        On the Motion of Councillor D Hayes and K Boulton

Traffic Committee recommends the installation of 150metres of NO STOPPING zone on the norther kerb of Messenger Avenue between Rose Place and Kellerman Crescent Estella utilising R5-400 series ‘NO STOPPING’ signs.

CARRIED

 

RECORD OF VOTING ON THE MOTION

For the Motion

Against the Motion

D Hayes

 

M Shaw

 

K  Boulton

 

UNANIMOUS SUPPORT

 

 

 

RP-4          Craft Street NO PARKING

 

Recommendation:

                        On the Motion of K Boulton and Councillor D Hayes

Traffic Committee recommends the installation of approximately fifty metres of NO PARKING zone utilising R5-40 series signs on the northern and southern kerb of Craft Street commencing from the mandatory ten-metre NO STOPPING zone at the intersection with Main Street. Signs to display the additional words 8-9.30AM / 2.30-4PM

CARRIED

 

RECORD OF VOTING ON THE MOTION

For the Motion

Against the Motion

D Hayes

 

M Shaw

 

K Boulton

 

UNANIMOUS SUPPORT

 


 

 

RP-5          Moorong Street NO PARKING with exceptions

 

Recommendation:

                        On the Motion of Councillor D Hayes and K Boulton

Traffic Committee recommends installation of a sixty metre length of NO PARKING zone utilising R5-40 series signs on the western kerb of Moorong Street between the boundaries of number 13 and number 7, with the restrictions of 10pm to 6am / VEHICLES UNDER 4.6T EXCEPTED

CARRIED

 

RECORD OF VOTING ON THE MOTION

For the Motion

Against the Motion

D Hayes

 

M Shaw

 

K Boulton

 

UNANIMOUS SUPPORT

 

 

 


RP-6          WWHS Carpark exit

 

Recommendation:

                        On the Motion of Councillor Boulton and A/Sergeant M Shaw

Traffic Committee recommends

a.    The installation of one R2-14 series LEFT TURN ONLY sign on the western kerb of Macleay Street and facing vehicles exiting the High School carpark via the northern driveway (exit)

b.    Removing one angled car parking space located adjacent to and south of the WWHS carpark exit in Macleay Street

c.    Moving the existing R5-1-1 PARKING and R5-40 NO PARKING signs to align with the three remaining angled parking spaces

CARRIED

 

RECORD OF VOTING ON THE MOTION

For the Motion

Against the Motion

D Hayes

 

M Shaw

 

K Boulton

 

UNANIMOUS SUPPORT

 

 

RP-7          Busy Bean cafe parking

 

Voting members present unanimously declined the recommendations in RP-7

LOST

 

RECORD OF VOTING ON THE MOTION

For the Motion

Against the Motion

 

D Hayes

 

M Shaw

 

K  Boulton

UNANIMOUS DECLINE

 

 

 

RP-8          Blake Street - Voluntary Planning Agreement (VPA)

 

Recommendation:

                        On the Motion of Councillor D Hayes and K Boulton

Traffic Committee recommends the implementation of the proposed concept design for changes to traffic and parking facilities in Blake Street as per the Voluntary Planning Agreement (VPA) with nominated amendments for Blake Street as specified:

a.    Proposed installation of compliant angle MPS spaces be relocated as end bays at the Morgan Street end, on the western kerb, pending community consultation

b.    Installation of traffic islands at both ends of Blake Street including construction of pedestrian refuges are to be compliant with Transport for New South Wales Technical Direction TDT 2011/01a including relevant signposting.

c.    Investigate provisions for turning vehicles at both ends of Blake Street

 

CARRIED

 

RECORD OF VOTING ON THE MOTION

For the Motion

Against the Motion

D Hayes

 

M Shaw

 

K Boulton

 

UNANIMOUS SUPPORT ON REVISED RECOMMENDATION

Acting Sgt Matthew Shaw vacated the chamber, the time being 10:55am.

 

 


 

 

RP-9          Estella Road Public School

 

Recommendation:

                        On the Motion of Councillor D Hayes and  K Boulton

Traffic Committee recommends:

a.    the adoption of the attached revised concept plan for proposed roadworks within Estella Road adjacent to the Estella Road Public School as amended and dated 3 September 2020.

b.    consultation to take place with Busabout (the major school bus stakeholder) regarding bus movements associated with the proposal

c.    detailed design proposal to be submitted to Traffic Committee for recommendations regarding regulatory signage and line marking

CARRIED

 

RECORD OF VOTING ON THE MOTION

For the Motion

Against the Motion

D Hayes

 

K Boulton

 

UNANIMOUS SUPPORT

 

 

 

 

QUESTIONS WITH NOTICE

 

 

QWN-1           Councillor D Hayes requested update on reviewing Bourke Street between Fernleigh and Red Hill Road

QWN-2           Councillor D Hayes requested progress update on the bus stop on Lake Albert Road

P Ross advised that the latter will be discussed at a scheduled Councillor Workshop on 21 September 2020

 


 

 

 

Reversion to open COMMITTEE

 

The Traffic Committee rose at 11.32am.