Cycle Enfield’s latest consultation and construction update
Below is a brief description of the progress of work in each of the area we are currently working. It is not an exhaustive list and may be subject to change due to adverse weather conditions.
Green Dragon Lane to York Road –The zebra crossing is now complete and has been reopened.
Borden Avenue to Walnut Grove – We will continue to install cycle segregation units until early April. Line marking will continue this week. The bus shelter outside the church will be replaced at a later date by Transport for London. Work is expected to be complete by the mid April.
Sainsbury’s Junction – The traffic signals at the junction have been installed and are awaiting the completion of the power supply. Lane markings and cycle segregation units have been installed. Work is expected to be complete by the mid-May.
Station Road Junction – Work will continue on the installation of kerb lines, paving work and cycle lane. The three central islands have now been installed. The work on this section is scheduled to be complete by mid May 2017.
Church Street Junction with Bush Hill Road – Work on both bus stops has now been completed as has the surfacing and line marking. We are currently constructing additional footpath area behind the bus stops. We will soon be installing a rain garden.
Most new street lighting has now been commissioned. Work on this section is expected to be complete by late April.
Lodge Drive to Osborne Road – We will be working between Bourne Hill/Hedge Lane and Fox Lane roundabout in order to install the new cycle path. We will also be installing drainage, paving and signalling. More parking spaces have been made available for business customers in this area. The construction of a new bus boarder stop will start next week.Work on this section is scheduled to be completed by late May 2017.
Radcliffe Road to Riverbank – We are installing a new kerb line, cycle lane and paving from April 18 as well as improving drainage and constructing rain gardens. The work on this section is scheduled to be completed by mid June 2017.
Oaktree Avenue to Highfield Road – Work to replace paving slabs and to create the cycle lane will take place over the next week. Work on the construction of two new bus shelters is now complete with work starting on a further stop near Fernleigh Road. Temporary pedestrian signals will remain place until the new crossing is commissioned. Work is expected to be complete by the end of April.
Bush Hill to Essex Road – Work will continue to install new drainage and we will start to build the cycle lane. Work in this area is expected to be completed in May.
Ecclesbourne to Oakthorpe Road – Work is continuing on Palmerston Crescent northbound working north. We will be working on the installation of kerbs, concrete slabs and drainage. In order to carry out work safely, Broomfield Lane will be closed for six weeks.
We will shortly start the decommissioning of the traffic signals which will mean the installation of temporary lights at the Broomfield Lane junction.
Ponders End scheme
High Street – The northern section between Eagle House Car Park and Stonehorse Road will be constructed in the first half of the calendar year. The southern section between Stonehorse Road and Clarence Road will be built in the second half of the calendar year. The challenging reconfiguration of the Derby Road junction is being planned for the summer holiday period to minimise disruption.
Queensway – Associated works are planned for Queensway to improve pedestrian access to the new school. The work to improve the footways and add a zebra crossing started earlier this month. This section is not expected to affect the wider traffic network.
To see the work schedules for all projects including those not yet started please visit our Construction page here.