To:                               Thanet Joint Transportation Board

 

By:                               KCC Highways and Transportation

 

Date:               13th September 2018

 

Subject:          Highway Works Programme 2018/19

 

Classification:             Information Only

 

 

Summary: This report updates Members on the identified schemes approved for construction in 2018/19

 

 

1. Introduction

 

This report provides an update and summarises schemes that have been programmed for delivery in 2018/19

 

Footway and Carriageway Improvement Schemes– see Appendix A

                         

Drainage Repairs & Improvements– see Appendix B

 

Street Lighting – see Appendix C

 

Transportation and Safety Schemes– see Appendix D

 

 

Developer Funded Works – see Appendix E

 

Traffic Systems – See Appendix F

 

Public Rights of Way – see Appendix G

 

Bridge Works – Appendix H

 

Street Works – Appendix I

 

Combined Member Grant – See Appendix J

 

Conclusion

  1. This report is for Members information

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Officers:

 

The following contact officers can be contacted on 03000 418181

 

Toby Howe                                          Highway Manager (East)

Paul Valek                                           Thanet District Manager       

Alan Casson                                         Road and Footway Asset Manager                

Kevin Gore                                          Interim Drainage Manager

Paul Hopkins                                       Interim Structures Manager

Sue Kinsella                                         Street Lighting Manager

Toby Butler                                         Traffic & Network Solutions Asset Manager

Andrew Hutchinson                             PROW

Jamie Hare                                          Developer Funded Work

Nikola Floodgate                                 Schemes Planning & Delivery Manager

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Appendix A – Footway and Carriageway Improvement Schemes

 

The delivery of these schemes is weather dependent; should it prove not possible to carry out these works on the planned dates, new dates will be arranged and the residents will be informed by a letter drop to their homes.

 

 

Surface Treatments - Contact Officer Clive Lambourne

 

Micro Surfacing

Road Name

Parish

Extent of Works

Current Status

A256 Sandwich Road

Cliffsend

Foads Lane to Traffic Signals

Completed

Helena Avenue

Ramsgate

Whole Length

Completed

Minnis Road

Birchington

From Station Road to Gore End Close

Completed

 

Machine Resurfacing – Contact Officer Mr Byron Lovell

Road Name

Parish

Extent of Works

Current Status

Minster Roundabout

Minster

Circulatory section only

Completed

A255 Broadway/High Street

Broadstairs

Lloyd Road to St Peters Park Road

 

Programmed 4th September 2018

Hardres Street

Ramsgate

High Street to Boundary Road

 

Programmed 30th August 2018

B2050 Manston Road, Roundabout

Ramsgate

B2050 Manston Road / B2014 Newington Road Roundabout

 

Programmed 2nd September 2018

A255 Hereson Road

Ramsgate

Montefiore Avenue to Cornwall Avenue

 

To be programmed early 2019

A255 St Peter's Road

Broadstairs

Between Edge End Road and The Broadway

 

To be programmed early 2019

Columbus Avenue

Ramsgate

Joint Sealing

Columbus Avenue Roundabouts up to B2190 Spitfire Way

 

To be programmed early 2019

 

Appendix B – Drainage Repairs & Improvements

 

Drainage Repairs & Improvements - Contact Officer Katie Lewis

 

Road Name

Parish

Description of Works

Current Status

All Saints Avenue

Margate

Drainage works with Southern Water to reduce flows from the sewer

Works on site

Northdown Road

Margate

Installation of additional deep bores into Soakaway

Works scheduled for Oct 2018

 

Appendix C – Street Lighting

 

Structural testing of KCC owned street lights has identified the following as requiring replacement. A status of complete identifies that the column replacement has been carried out. Programme dates are identified for those still requiring replacement.  

 

 

Street Lighting Column Replacement – Contact Officer Sue Kinsella

 

 

Road Name

Parish

Description of Works

Status

 

Canterbury Road

Margate

Replacement of 2 no street lights  complete with LED Lanterns

Works awaiting programming

 

Yoakley Square

Margate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

 

College Road

Ramsgate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

 

Thorne Road

Ramsgate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Completed

 

Ramsgate Road

Margate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

Windermere Avenue

Ramsgate

Replacement of 1 no street light complete with LED Lantern

Works Programmed for Completion by July 2017

Hopeville Avenue

Broadstairs

Replacement of 1 no street ligh t complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

 

Beaufort Avenue

Ramsgate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

 

Beacon Road

Broadstairs

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Completed

 

Sweyn Road

Margate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

 

Clifton Road

Ramsgate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

 

Station Road

Birchington

Replacement of 2 no street lights  complete with LED Lanterns

Works awaiting programming

 

Dumpton Park Drive

Broadstairs

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

 

Dane Hill

Margate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Completed

 

Kings Road

Ramsgate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

 

Yoakley Square

Margate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Completed

 

 

Thorne Road

Minster

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

 

Hopeville Avenue

Broadstairs

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

 

Victoria Parade

Ramsgate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

 

Turner Street

Ramsgate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

 

 

 

 

Naylands

Margate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Completed

 

 

 

 

Masons Rise

Broadstairs

Replacement of 3 no street lights complete with LED Lanterns

Works awaiting programming

 

 

 

 

Sion Passage

Ramsgate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

 

 

 

 

ST Lukes Avenue

Ramsgate

Replacement of 3 no street lights complete with LED Lanterns

Works awaiting programming

 

Manor Lea Road

Birchington

Replacement of 2 no street lights complete with LED Lanterns

Works awaiting programming

 

Manston Road

Ramsgate

Replacement of 1 no street light  complete with LED Lantern

Works awaiting programming

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Appendix D – Transportation and Safety Schemes

 

The Schemes Planning and Delivery Team is implementing a number of schemes within the Thanet District, in order to meet Kent County Council’s strategic targets (for example, addressing traffic congestion, or improving road safety). Contact Officer – Nikola Floodgate

 

Appendix D1 – Casualty Reduction

 

Identified to address a known history of personal injury crashes

 

Casualty Reduction Schemes – Contact Officer Richard Heaps

Location

Parish

Description of Works

Current Status

Northdown Road junction Athelstan Road

Margate

Provision of new zebra crossing

Detailed design and public engagement due to be completed by 7th September 2018

A299 Hengist Way

Minster & Cliffsend

New road markings on approaches to Minster and Cliffesend roundabouts

Construction programmed

September 2018

Approach Road junction Dane Road

Margate

Resurfacing

Works completed

Dane Road junction Dane Hill

Margate

Double yellow lines

Public Consultation due to be complete by 31st August 2018

Manston Road junction Spitfire Way

Manston

New traffic signs and road markings, removal of traffic island

Construction programmed

September 2018

A254 Margate Road junction College Road

Ramsgate

Red light enforcement cameras

Detailed design

B2014 Newington Road

Ramsgate

Resurfacing

Detailed design

A28 Marine Terrace

Margate

Traffic island

Works completed

A254 & A255

Margate & Ramsgate

Route study and assessment of safety improvements

Study complete, assessment and development of scheme design ongoing

 

 

 

 

Appendix D2 – Integrated Transport Schemes

 

Local Transport Plan funded non-casualty reduction schemes

 

Integrated Transport Schemes – Contact Officer Richard Heaps

Location

Parish

Description of Works

Current Status

The Street

Acol

Traffic calming

Construction programmed August-

September 2018

Osborne Road

Broadstairs

Construction of a new zebra crossing

Construction programmed August 2018

 

 

Appendix D3 – Local Growth Fund

 

Central Government Funded schemes to support economic development.

 

Local Growth Fund schemes – Contact Officer Richard Heaps

Location

Parish

Description of Works

Current Status

 

 

 

 

 

Appendix D4 – Section 106 Schemes

 

Developer funded highway works being delivered by Schemes Planning & Delivery Team.

 

Section 106 schemes – Contact Officer Richard Heaps

Location

Parish

Description of Works

Current Status

Tothill Street

Laundry Road

Fairfield road

Freeman’s Road

Augustine Road

Rose Gardens

Foxborough Lane

Taylor Road

Monkton Road

Egbert Road

Thorne Road

Molineux Road

High Street

St Mildred’s Road

Minster

Double yellow lines (junction protection)

Public consultation on proposed changes due to be completed by 20th August 2018

Tothill Street

Minster

Speed limit reduction and gateway treatment

Detailed design

Laundry Road

Minster

Passing place

Works completed

Westwood Road junction Margate Road

Broadstairs

Road layout alterations and widening to a formal two lane approach to roundabout

Detail design and local member engagement August/September 2018

 

 

 

Appendix E –Developer Funded Works (Section 278 Works) Contact – Steven Noad

 

Ref.

Scheme location

Parish

Description

Current status

TH003052

379 Canterbury Road

Birchington

Vehicle crossover and relocated bus stop kerbing.

Works complete, on maintenance.

TH003013/

 

 

 

 

TH003014

New Haine Road and

 

 

 

Margate Road

Broadstairs

New link road, including amendments to existing roundabouts.

Final remedial works awaited.

 

TH003035

St Peters House (KCC), Dane Valley Road

Broadstairs

Revision to building layout including new disabled parking spaces.

Works complete.

TH003053

Cliffside Drive

Broadstairs

Land Adjacent Holy Trinity School.

Awaiting technical approval.

TH003050

Cliffs End Road (S38)

Cliffsend

New access and footway improvements.

First section of footway works largely completed.

TH003051

Arundel Road

Cliffsend

Revised bell-mouth junction for 9 dwellings.

Awaiting technical approval.

TH003011

Westbrook Gardens, Royal Sea Bathing Hospital site

Margate

Provision of a new vehicle access.

Awaiting technical approval.

TH003019

Dreamland site

Margate

Revisions to Hall by the Sea Road and access from Eaton Road and Belgrave Road.

Awaiting technical approval.

TH003033

Former Laleham School, Northdown Park Road

Margate

Revised accesses to site and reinstatement of footway.

Awaiting technical approval.

TH003040

Dalby Square

Margate

Close of existing car parks access and DDA improvements.

Highway works largely completed.

TH003044

Channel Road

Margate

Reconstructed vehicle accesses into Hornby site to allow for historic rolling stock storage.

Works complete.

TH003045

Former Chapel Hill Garage, Ramsgate Road (adj.Orb PH)

Margate

New access to developments site and footway improvements.

Awaiting technical submission.

TH003048

Margate Caves, Northdown Road

Margate

Temporary vehicle construction access.

Works underway to permit access.

TH003023

Monkton Street

Monkton

New bell mouth access and footways.

Works complete, on maintenance.

TH002049

Hereson School Site, Ramsgate Road

Ramsgate

Access from Ramsgate Road inc. raised Table, Zebra Crossing and works to Merrivale Heights.

Remedial works programmed.

TH003022

Flour Mill, Margate Road

Ramsgate

New bell mouth access into site.

Works complete, on maintenance.

TH003028

Nash Road, Westwood phase 2

Ramsgate

New road & realignment of Nash Road.

Awaiting technical approval.

TH003029

Newington Road, new Fire Station

Ramsgate

Relocation of existing pedestrian crossing adjacent to St Laurence in Thanet School.

Design received, awaiting final approval.

Ref.

Scheme location

Parish

Description

Current status

TH003031

Newington Road

Ramsgate

Revised accesses and footway works associated with new Ramsgate Free School.

Works complete, on maintenance.

TH003032

College Road

Ramsgate

Revisions to Zebra crossing and access at St Lawrence College.

Works complete, on maintenance.

TH003042

Marina Esplanade and Granville Marina

Ramsgate

Flood and coast flood protection.

Design submission received.

TH003046

Laleham Gap School, Ozengell Place

Ramsgate

New vehicular access to site .

Awaiting technical approval.

TH003041

Manor Road (Heritage Park)

St. Nicholas at Wade

New junction and traffic calming buildouts.

Design submission received, TRO underway.

 

Appendix F – Traffic Systems

 

There is a programme of scheduled maintenance to refurbish life expired traffic signal equipment across the county based upon age and fault history. The delivery of these schemes is dependent upon school terms and holiday periods; local residents, businesses and schools will be informed verbally and by a letter drop of the exact dates when known.

 

Traffic Systems - Contact Officer: Toby Butler

 

Location

Description of Works

Current Status

A255 Ramsgate Road near Yarrow Close

Refurbishment of Pedestrian Crossing

Proposed February 2019

A28 Canterbury Road/ Minster Road

Refurbishment and upgrade of signal junction

Proposed October 2018

 

Appendix G - PROW

 

Public Rights of Way – Contact Officer – David Fleck

Path No

Parish

Description of Works

Current Status

TR6

Footpath

Behind school

Ramsgate NCP

Upgrade to tarmac surface

Out to tender

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Appendix H – Bridge Works

 

Bridge Works – Contact Officer Katie Moreton

 

Road Name

Parish

Description of Works

Current Status

No works planned

 

Appendix I – Street works

 

 

Please note that this list is accurate at the time of running the report and is subject to cancellations and additions

 

Report highlighting all works in Thanet District that require road closures with a duration of 10+ days

 

 

Street Works – Contact Officer Alison Hews

 

 

Road

 

Location

 

Works Description

 

Works Promoter

 

Dates from

 

Dates to

 

Traffic management comments

 

Princess Margaret Avenue

 

 

Ramsgate

 

 

Gas mains and service replacement

 

 

Southern Gas Networks

 

 

 

23/07/2018

 

 

 

03/09/2018

 

 

 

Road Closure

 

Victoria Road

Broadstairs

Duct installation

Virgin Media

15-09-18

30-09-18

Road Closure

Dane Road

Margate

Sewer repair works

SWS

24-09-18

05-10-18

Road Closure

Cottage Road

Ramsgate

Mains replacement and service installation

Southern Gas Networks

 

26-11-18

07-12=18

Road Closure

Reading Street

Broadstairs

Duct installation

Virgin Media

15/10/2018

 

04/11/2018

 

Road Closure

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   Appendix J – Combined Member Grant update

 

The following schemes are those which have been approved for funding by both the relevant Member and by the Director of Highways. The list only includes schemes, which are

·        in design, or

·        at consultation stage, or

·        about to be programmed, or

·        recently completed on site.

 

The list is up to date as of 6th August 2018.

 

The details given below are for highway projects only.  This report does not detail contributions Members have made to other groups such as parish councils, or highway studies and surveys funded by Members.  Schemes not approved at time of writing are also excluded from the list.

 

More information on the schemes listed below can be found via Kent Gateway, the online database for all Combined Member Grant schemes and studies, or by contacting the Schemes Planning and Delivery Team.

    

Scheme

Cost

Status

Liz Hurst.  Westgate Bay Avenue Pedestrian crossing count to establish desire line for a proposed controlled crossing

£373.75

Survey to be carried out in August

 

 

Scheme

Cost

Status

Rosalind Binks. Osborne Road Broadstairs provision of new zebra crossing

£25,000

(£8,000 member contribution)

Part funded CMG & LTP. Construction programmed August 2018

 

 

1.1               Legal Implications

1.1.1         Not applicable.

1.2              Financial and Value for Money Considerations

1.2.1         Not applicable.

1.3              Risk Assessment

1.3.1         Not applicable.

Contact: Toby Howe / Paul Valek 03000 418181