Consultation period for development projects extended to January 30th

The consultation period for the development projects planned in North Halifax and West Halifax has been extended to Sunday the 30th of January.

North Halifax (Illingworth&Mixenden, Ovenden and Town Wards)

This project aims to make walking and cycling easier and safer and improve access between north Halifax and Halifax town centre. Improving facilities for cycling and walking will help people get to places more easily in north Halifax, including shops, workplaces, health centres and schools. Improved walkways, crossing places and changes to the street to reduce traffic speeds (traffic calming) also aim to encourage people to walk more.

Project aims :

  • Create a new cycleway from north Halifax to Halifax town centre
  • Improve pavements and crossing points for walking and cycling
  • Make streets better for walking and cycling, widen pavements and introduce speed restrictions
  • Improve green spaces
  • Improve lighting in areas that feel unsafe and add planting in some snickets and under bridges

The consultation has been extended and is now open until Sunday 30 January 2022. Take part at https://www.yourvoice.westyorks-ca.gov.uk/north-halifax-2

West Halifax (Park and Town Wards)

This project aims to make walking easier and safer and improve access between west Halifax and Halifax town centre. Improving facilities for walking will help people get to places more easily in west Halifax, including shops, workplaces, health centres and schools. Improved walkways, crossing places and changes to the street to reduce traffic speeds (traffic calming) also aim to encourage people to walk more.

Project aims :

  • Improve the urban environment
  • Provide better access to Halifax town centre
  • Make streets better for walking
  • Improve access to bus stops and reduce journey times on bus routes

The consultation has been extended and is now open until Sunday 30 January 2022. Take part at https://www.yourvoice.westyorks-ca.gov.uk/west-halifax-2

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