Plan unveiled for Crownhill Road upgrade
The Herald|December 18, 2021
DEDICATED CYCLE AND BUS LANES
DANIEL CLARK

ONE of Plymouth's most congested roads is set for a major upgrade as part of efforts to boost sustainable transport and ease traffic flows.

Running at a distance of just under two miles from the A38 at St Budeaux to Crownhill Village, Crownhill Road is currently laid out for one lane of traffic in each direction.

But as part of the improvements, dedicated bus and cycle lanes will be added for the entire length of the road in both directions whilst retaining a lane for other traffic.

With buses in their own dedicated lane, it is anticipated that congestion and journey times will also improve for cars.

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