Author: Jacqui Bowers
After 6 months of disruption to local businesses and residents, St John’s Road now has new pavement, which, thanks to the heavy rain is looking much better than back in September 2013.
However, now chewing gum litters the pavement…
Read our previous articles:
- Clapham Junction paving: update on the exemplar scheme
- The state of new paving on St Johns Road (see end of the article)
The pedestrian crossing has gone and been replaced by two ‘raised/paved’ areas.
There is a safety issue regarding crossing the road with young children as the traditional curb has been replaced by ribbed paving stones.
This perhaps is not such an issue with the 20 mph speed limit, but at present, the traffic is travelling at speeds greater than 20mph.