- Just three businesses reported positive impacts of the trial cycle lane; being encouraged to cycle to work was most popular, followed by smoother flow of traffic.
- The one ‘other’ comment was from a business respondent reporting that they felt slightly safer for a short distance on their bike.
- Cycling being safer was the most popular positive impact reported by residents (74%) and visitors (69%). Less illegal parking on cycle lanes (54% residents, 44% visitors) and being encouraged to cycle along Elm Grove/Kings Road (53% residents, 49% visitors) were also popular positive impacts of the trial.
In which of the following positive ways has the trial cycle lane impacted your daily business activities/experience of living on, visiting, or travelling through Elm Grove/Kings Road since it was introduced?
Positive ‘other’ responses from residents and visitors included the area being safer for all road users (45%); lower levels of traffic and pollution (21%); or none of the options listed (18%) Base: 33