20 mph limit decision tonight

20 mph limit decision tonight


Worthing County Local Committee meets tonight at the St Paul’s Arts Centre, Worthing at 7.00 pm (Wednesday November 19th).  The committee will consider the results of the consultation on 20 mph limits in Worthing residential streets and make a decision whether to go ahead or not.

The results were revealed in a report to the  Worthing County Local Committee (CLC) released on Friday November 7th.  The CLC is recommended to agree to not progress the proposed introduction of a town-wide 20 mph speed limit in Worthing.

18,911 individual respondents voted with 5,796 (30.6%) voting ‘Yes’ and 13,115 (69.4%) voting ‘No’.  Every County division in Worthing voted ‘No’

Other items on tonight’s agenda include Community Initiative Funding and the appointment of School Governors. There is also the opportunity for residents to ask questions on any matters in the remit of West Sussex County Council under the ‘Tal with Us’ session.

St Paul’s Art Centre is at 55B Chapel Road, Worthing.