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Are road closures in Cambridge causing more congestion?

Are road closures in Cambridge causing more congestion?

What are modal filters and low traffic neighbourhoods (LTNs)? Over the past few years, Cambridgeshire County Council and the Greater Cambridge Partnership (GCP) have introduced modal filters – features such as planters, bollards or concrete blocks – in many streets across Cambridge to create low traffic neighbourhoods (LTNs). The filters prevent through-traffic by certain types …

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Why is Cambridge so congested with traffic?

Why is Cambridge so congested?

Cambridge faces a number of challenges and its streets are under a great deal of pressure. Cambridge is the fastest growing city in the UK with its population growing 17.6% between 2011 and 2021. Yet unlike many other cities, it has generally avoided undertaking large road building schemes and adding vehicular capacity in order to …

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