Deborah Turner FSB Area Leader; Alison Parmar FSB, Roland Stanley Dragon Co-Working; Tim Jones LTC Project Director; Christ Batterbee Locks4Vans; Simona Daniel FSB; Tim Cole Infocus Resources.
Members discussed plans for the proposed Lower Thames Crossing with Project Director Tim Jones this month.
Following a presentation, members asked Tim a range of questions from how the project would remove waste from the site; to how the junction of Blue Bell Hill/ A229 would cope with additional traffic flow and concerns around the flow of traffic at A249.
Tim confirmed part of the consultation would be gathering evidence and concerns such as this, so he can raise these issues directly with Government Ministers.
The Lower Thames Crossing will have:
A survey of FSB members in June 2018 showed that:
Roland Stanley, owner of Dragon Co-working hosted the event.
The deadline for the Lower Thames Crossing consultation is 20 December 2018. You can add your voice here: https://highwaysengland.citizenspace.com/ltc/consultation/ So far 16,000 people have responded.