Ward: Knightsbridge and Belgravia
Streets Affected: Exhibition Road, Kensington Gore, Kensington Road
Project Type: Streetscape
The following improvements are to be implemented at the junction of Kensington Gore/Exhibition Road/Kensington Road/West Carriage Drive:
Introduction of controlled pedestrian crossings on all arms of the junction
Upgrading of all traffic signals at the junction including the installation of 3no combined columns and associated ducting, to reduce street clutter
Repaving of the footways on 4 sides of the junction
Resurfacing of the carriageway in the centre of the junction and on the approach arms in Kensington Rd/Kensington Gore
Installation of new cycle racks (5no)in the SW corner of the junction, adjacent to the Royal Geographic Society Building.
The construction works will be undertaken between September 2013 and May 2014.