Safer, Greener, Healthier Colchester

An update of the measures being introduced under Active Travel 2 measures to make Colchester safer, greener and healthier:

  • Works will not be progressing with the proposals on Crouch Street West, Balkerne Hill and Crouch Street East at this time.
  • Crouch Street junction with St Johns Street, Head Street & Headgate. Planned construction dates: summer 2023.
  • Head Street and Culver Street West Crossing: segregated cycle lanes and modification of existing crossing. Planned construction dates: summer 2023 TBC.
  • Head Street junction with High Street: modification of operation and layout of existing signal-controlled junction to accommodate cycle lanes and movements. Planned construction dates: summer 2023 TBC.
  • Station Way: retain and make permanent segregated two-way cycle contraflow lane. Planned construction dates: autumn 2023.
  • Vineyard Street car park: works completed (to install a new two-way cycle track, footway and shared used area). Road markings at the car park entrance have been refreshed to suit the new layout.
  • St Johns Street to Vineyard street: autumn/winter 2023.
  • 20mph speed limits: new signage completed.
  • Healthy School Streets: new signage and temporary street art installed.
  • Queen Street junction with High Street: autumn 2023 TBC.

Please see the story mapper in the section below which sets out the original scheme details consulted on between May and July 2021.

Consultation Story Mapper

Colchester Story Mapper - Link