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Planning the future of Ely’s traffic

Reference: 

097/12

Date: 

03/08/2012

Feedback from residents, local groups and businesses as helped to build a picture of the developing transport needs of Ely.

Over the last few months, an online survey, market stall and stakeholder event has helped to outline a number of the issues which people have suggested need to be tackled if the city is to thrive. These include:

* Tackling the road congestion at the Ely Railway Crossing

* Changing the culture of the city away from the reliance on cars

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The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Planning the future of Ely’s traffic

Model Railway Exhibition – 12th May 2012

Date:  Saturday, 12 May 2012 – 10:30am – 5:00pm Location Ely College Downham Road Ely, Cambridgehire CB6 2SH United Kingdom See map: Google Maps Ely and Disitrict model Railway Club: We create railways in miniature, by helping one another to learn new skills to research the prototype, build base boards, track lay and wiring, landscaping, building buildings, signalling and operating the models. Some exhibition managers are kind enough to invite our layouts to their exhibitions where we present and operate our models for the entertainment of the general public. Cost:  Adults £4 Concessions £3.50 Children £2.50 and under 5's free. Contact:  Ely and District Model Railway Club Email:  crofters@ntlworld.com Website:  www.elymrc.org.uk read more

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Model Railway Exhibition – 12th May 2012

Delays and queues finally have a figure

Reference: 

035/11

Date: 

23/03/2011

A survey assessing traffic congestion at Ely Railway Station has found motorists faced the level crossing being closed 35 minutes in the hour and queues of over 100 metres at peak times.

The research, which was carried out to give East Cambridgeshire District Council a baseline for future discussions with Network Rail, the Department for Transport and developers, also found:

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The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Delays and queues finally have a figure