Printer Friendly

Delays at new traffic lights.

A NEW traffic lights system is to be "closely monitored" following complaints that it has caused major rush hour tailbacks.

The new system at the Sycamore Cross junction of the Five Mile Lane, in Barry, was switched on last Friday in a bid to improve safety.

But motorists have complained that the new system has led to hold-ups of up to 20 minutes at busy times.

Traffic managers with the Vale council say that the system will now be closely monitored and, if necessary, the timings will be adjusted.

The junction improvement works were funded by the Welsh Government as part of the National Transport Delivery Plan 2012-13.
COPYRIGHT 2013 MGN Ltd.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2013 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:South Wales Echo (Cardiff, Wales)
Date:Apr 12, 2013
Words:108
Previous Article:2,000 invited to Thatcher funeral.
Next Article:G8 threatens North Korea with sanctions.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2019 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters