Unclear Road Markings
Reported in the Road Traffic Signs and Road Markings category anonymously at 13:17, Wed 23 October 2019 using FixMyStreet Pro
Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 4 minutes later. Council ref: 1816382.
From as far back as hightown Road and Horton view on the Oxford Road going towards the Banbury cross there are 2 lanes for straight ahead and right turning.. However as you approach upper windsor street the Markings dissappear / narrow causing traffic to squeeze together, back off or have an incident approximately where sycamore resource centre is, the Markings then do widen at the upper windsor street traffic lights.. Please make the Markings clear on weather it is 2 lanes, 1 Lane or a merge as currently the 2 lanes just disappear and cars squeeze each other into 1 lane i notice that turning left from Upper windsor street onto the Oxford Road is far wider than turning right onto Upper-Windsor street perhaps leading up to the traffic lights as you travel towards the Banbury Cross from Sainsbury's/ the Horton the left side of the road could be painted in away that 2 cars can fit side by side all the way up to upper winsor Street or at least white markings that indicate 2 lanes becoming one then 2 again..
Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.
State changed to: Investigating
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 13:20, Wed 23 October 2019
This report has been closed. However the issue has been passed to the relevant team for consideration for future programmed works. There will be a major resurfacing scheme taking place along the Oxford road. The markings will be replaced as part of this scheme.
State changed to: No further action
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 10:31, Friday 17 January 2020
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.