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Cambridge South West Park & Ride - Consultation Open

Published: Friday, November 9, 2018


A blue double-decker bus at the Trumpington Park and Ride

Plans to provide additional Park & Ride spaces to the south west of Cambridge to encourage more people to complete their journey into the city by public transport have gone out to consultation.

With a huge increase in new jobs and services expected at the Cambridge Biomedical Campus over the next ten years, the Greater Cambridge Partnership is asking people for their views on two options for increasing Park & Ride (P&R) capacity to help to reduce congestion on the roads.

An increase of 274 spaces at Trumpington Road Park & Ride has recently been approved to help address the current challenge and work will start soon – but more needs to be done as future development places greater demand on our already congested road network.

The two options put forward in the public consultation are:

  1. Expand the existing P&R site at Trumpington by constructing a 946-space multi-storey car park which would take the total number of spaces to 2,560.
  2. Construct a new 2,260-space P&R site north west of the M11 J11 taking the total number of P&R spaces available at the existing and new site to a combined total in the area to 3,874.

The GCP is also asking for input on how cars, bicycles and buses get to and from both sites, as well as ideas for improving bus journeys from the Park & Ride into the city centre.

The public consultation launched today (Monday 5 November) and closes on 21 December.

Consultation leaflets are being delivered across the area from Wednesday to places including Hauxton, Harston and Trumpington, as well as villages out towards Royston

There are also five public consultation events being held in area on the following dates:

  • Trumpington Park & Ride - Tuesday 20 November, 7.30-9am - 43 Hauxton Road, Cambridge, CB2 9FT
  • Hauxton Primary School - Wednesday 21 November, 6-8pm - Jopling Way, Hauxton, Cambridge, CB22 5HY
  • Trumpington Village Hall - Thursday 29 November, 17.30-8pm - 75 High Street, Trumpington, Cambridge CB2 9HZ
  • Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre - Wednesday 5 December, noon-2pm -  Addenbrooke’s Treatment Centre, Keith Day Road, Cambridge, CB2 0SL
  • Harston Village Hall - 6 December 6-8pm - 20 High Street, Harston, Cambridge, CB22 7PX

You can find out more information and have your say online at www.greatercambridge.org.uk/parkandride