Long delay for pedestrians
Reported in the Traffic lights category anonymously at 14:27, Thu 24 March 2011
Sent to Ipswich Borough Council 2 minutes later. FixMyStreet ref: 175457.
The pedestrian crossing outside the college generally takes 80 seconds to respond to a crossing request and then only gives 18 seconds for people to cross. Can this dwell time be reduced please. I have written about this in more detail here:
http://pedestrianliberation.wordpress.com/ 2011/ 03/ 24/ pedestrians-get-only-18-of-the-time-at-busy-pedestrian-crossing/
There isn't a crossing point at the point indicated on the map -- the crossing by the Lord Nelson (nearest to the West) is surprisingly quick to respond, and the nearest crossing to the West at junction of Grimwade Street is a zebra crossing, so has no dwell time?
Posted anonymously at 20:27, Fri 25 March 2011
Sorry, I ended up with the pin in slightly the wrong place. The crossing in question is to the one opposite the College the other side of the A1158. Unfortunately there doesn't seem to be a way to move the pin.
Posted anonymously at 21:23, Fri 25 March 2011
Just to say that I have not had any response from the Borough Council on this matter yet. I will give my local councilor a poke.
Posted anonymously at 12:54, Fri 8 April 2011
I have not had any response to this issue from Ipswich Borough Council which is disappointing.
Posted anonymously at 15:06, Thu 21 April 2011
Still no response! I will prod them from some other directions and will report here with anything that happens.
Posted anonymously at 14:34, Thu 5 May 2011
The timing of this crossing is now a lot better. Pretty variable but often 20-40 seconds.
State changed to: Fixed
Posted anonymously at 12:27, Fri 26 August 2011
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