Oxford City

  • Westgate Development

    23 October 2013

    (draft) Comments on Outline Planning Application 13/02557/OUT

    Oxford Civic Society’s comments on the outline planning application for the redevelopment of the Westgate Centre (transport issues).

    Transport issues

    We note that the transport assessment analyses current visitors to the commercial centre of the city by number and by modal split for journey, and predicts a 24% or 30% increase as a consequence of the Westgate Centre redevelopment. We are concerned that the following conclusions are developed on the basis of the assumption that the modal split will remain the same as at present.

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