Wallisdown Road Major Improvements

We are in the early stage of developing plans to improve Wallisdown Road, at Boundary Roundabout and Wallisdown Crossroads. 

Throughout 2018 we asked people about the current transport infrastructure in this part of town, and the proposed improvements that could take place. More than 3,000 people who live, work and travel in the area took part in the survey and the results will help inform the designs that we take forward.

As a key commuter route, the aims include:

  • improved access to public transport, walking and cycling facilities
  • reduction in road collisions and casualties
  • create a higher quality public realm
  • improved journeys for motorists

Design proposals for Wallisdown Crossroads and Boundary Roundabout will be available in 2019 and construction is likely to start in 2020. 

Planned works for Wallisdown Road between Kinson Rd and University Roundabout 

Ahead of the major changes planned for Wallisdown Crossroads and Boundary Roundabout we will carry out some advance works along Wallisdown Road between Kinson Rd and University Roundabout.

January 2019

Tree and hedge clearance, and maintenance works.

Autumn/Winter 2019

Works to create a new shared path on the south side of the road between Talbot Drive and University Roundabout will take place.

Spring 2020

We will carry out resurfacing works along Wallisdown Road

Funding

We are carrying out these improvements through additional government funding from the Local Transport Plan (LTP) capital programme, the National Productivity Investment Fund and Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership’s Growth Deal Fund.

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