Kebbell Homes development

Traffic calming plans revealed

Proposals have been announced for how the developers will ensure road safety on the stretch of Knaresborough Road which abuts the new Kebbell Homes residential development, now taking shape in Bishop Monkton.

Local concern had been expressed about current plans to have two new accesses from the estate on to the Knaresborough Road rather than providing accesses to and from the rear of the development.

Here is the rationale for the latest plans which have been worked out after close consultation with the Parish Council:

(NOTE: there are references in the above to drawings showing the position of some traffic calming measures, but unfortunately the drawings were not suitable for reproduction here).


New road name suggested

Plover Fields is the preferred choice of street name for the new road in the Kebbell Homes development, the Parish Council has decided. The alternative choice would the Harvest View.  The suggestions will be passed to Kebbell Homes.