New crackdown to ease shared space congestion
Tough new traffic rules are being brought in to help ease congestion on Preston’s controversial shared space scheme.
Bus lanes and cameras are amongst the measures announced today in an attempt to rid Fishergate and its surrounding roads of nose-to-tail jams.
County Hall bosses have reacted to widespread criticism of their £3.4m Central Gateway project by getting tough on drivers who cause bottlenecks by flouting the regulations.
A £60 fine will be issued to anyone caught by the new cameras turning right out of Butler Street towards Corporation Street.
And the bus lanes will be introduced... read more
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