If you quickly read this first, this is an update to that post.
I have emailed Cardiff Council & Highways numerous times about this defect. I finally got this reply:
“The site has been visited at least four times by an inspector. Unless we are missing something in an area which has not been looked at, the area has been deemed safe under our intervention criteria for repair.”
I can only assume that I hadn’t quite been clear enough about what needed to be changed/fixed at this location. From a cycling point of view I thought it was obvious- the sudden change of angle whilst cycling down/up this slope meant a obvious jolt.
Below is a very simple diagram I drew for the council- black shows the current angle of the path- red shows how it could be improved.
Apparently this has been passed onto another member of Cardiff Council- who will be in touch to “advise of any actions”
Cycling & the funding for it has been in the news quite a bit over the last week. As a cyclist, I haven’t seen much of the funding actually affect the routes/places I cycle. I decided to see what Cardiff are planning in regarding to cycling over the next few years. Continue reading “Cardiff Council cycling plans 2013/2014” »
I have been complaining to Cardiff Council for about 8 months about this particular road. Finally they have given up trying to fix all the potholes (about 92 at last count) and decided to just resurface the whole lot. Continue reading “Before & After- Forest Farm road” »