Upper Orwell Crossing Comment Residents Prefer not to say Cyclist

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Respondent ID:4911854920 (Collector: 87894198)
Date of feedback:15/08/2016 - 15/08/2016
A resident:Yes
A worker:No
A business owner:No
A land owner:No
Organisation:No - Individual.
Gender and Age Group:Prefer not to say /
How did you hear about the consultation?Community update

How important do you think the following benefits of the crossings are for Suffolk?

  1. The redevelopment of the island as an area for high tech investment and enterprise
  2. Continued investment in the Waterfront, Marina and the Port
  3. The regeneration of the southern section of the town including business investment, housing development and community services
  4. Less congestion in Ipswich and on the A14 and improved journey times
  5. Increased connectivity between the southeast and southwest of Ipswich
  6. More route options and improving safety for walking and cycling
Island Site:No feeling either way
Ipswich Waterfront Investment:Important
Regeneration:No feeling either way
A14 and Ipswich congestion:Important
South East and South West connectivity:Important
Rat-run Route Options and Safety:Very important

Which of the following impacts are important in determining your support for the crossings?

Ipswich Ltd note: We notice no option for air pollution

Visual appearance/design quality:Very important
Noise:Very important
Land use and/or property:No feeling either way
Disruption during construction:Important
Other (please specify):

The crossings would deliver reductions in traffic on many local roads; however it is likely that some local roads surrounding the crossings would experience an increase in traffic. In priority order, please choose the three issues that would concern you the most if traffic increased on your road.

Biggest concern:Noise
Second biggest concern:Air quality
Third biggest concern:Cyclist access

Now choose the three traffic management measures you think we should consider to manage the potential impacts of traffic increases if they were to occur on your road.

Most important:Night time ban for HGVs
Second most important:Reduced speed limits
Third most important:Physical measures to prevent through traffic

East to West travel

  • How often do you currently travel between the east and west of Ipswich?
  • How do you most commonly currently travel between the east and west of Ipswich?
  • What is the main reason you currently travel between the east and west of Ipswich?
  • Which of the following statements best describe your current travel between the east and west of Ipswich?
  • Would you like to be added to our consultation database to be updated about the project and future opportunities to have your say?
How often East-West travel:Several times a week
Method of Transport:Cyclist
Main reason of travel:Shopping
Current travel experience:There is some congestion or delays
Keep me updated: / Prefer not to disclose

Do you have any further comments or concerns about the location and/or operation of the crossings?

Comments:Crossing A should give priority to river traffic, note vehicles using bridge. Crossing B should be designed so that it can be raised to allow vessels access to St Peter's Dock. Crossing B should not be built without crossing C for cyclists and pedestrians.
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