NO NEW ROADS INTO SOUTH QUEENSFERRY

NO NEW ROADS INTO SOUTH QUEENSFERRY

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Simon Christie started this petition to Scottish Government and

Despite over 400 objections, Ambassador Homes are being allowed by Edinburgh Council to build NEW roads into South Queensferry town centre and through existing low traffic neighbourhoods for a new housing development. They are doing this even though there is an existing road already built at Ferry Muir Gait,

Transport Scotland, a Scottish Government department, despite being a public body charged with lowering air pollution and risk on the roads have stated the will not allow the use of this existing road (which doesn't pass directly in front of houses, gardens and safe walking routes) motor traffic except emergency vehicles (therefore recognising it is the quickest way into the new housing estate.

Make the Scottish Government, Edinburgh Council and Ambassador Homes hear your voice by.

SAYING “NO” TO;
·      NEW ROADS in South Queensferry
·      MORE TRAFFIC passing primary & secondary schools
·      MORE CONGESTION in South Queensferry
·      MORE ROAD TRAFFIC DEATHS & INJURY to pedestrians, cyclists, children & elderly
·      MORE NOISE
·      LESS OPPORTUNITY to walk, cycle, wheel or scoot around South Queesnferry
·      MORE POLLUTION = dirty air to breath, more asthma, more heart attacks, more strokes, more risk to development of children’s lungs and unborn babies
·      MORE CLIMATE CHANGE more people using their cars to get around the town
 
ASK;
 
·      THE MINISTER FOR TRANSPORT Michael Matheson MSP,
·      TRANSPORT SCOTLAND,
·      AMBASSADOR HOMES,
·      EDINBURGH COUNCIL,
 
TO;
 
·      STOP NEW ROADS BEING BUILT & SENDING HUNDREDS OF VEHCILES INTO CENTRE OF SOUTH QUEENSFERRY BY USING THE EXISTING ROAD AT FERRY MUIR GAIT FOR VEHICLE ACCESS

KEEP QUEENSFERRY LIVEABLE, we demand safe walking, wheeling and cycling conditions by not encouraging more driving into the town. Keep existing low traffic neighbourhoods and no new roads for motor vehicles. We request more active travel routes and opportunities for active travel while vehicle access is maintained on existing roads only.
 
Please sign and make your voice heard.
 
 
 

 

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