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  • Greening – plants and trees was the most popular additional improvement residents would like to be considered along Palmerston Road (89%), followed by space for restaurant tables and chairs (83%) and public benches (59%)
  • Just over a third of residents (36%) further commented that they felt the closure had improved the local area and others commented that it provided the area with a better sense of community (24%)

In the future, what additional improvements would you like to be considered along Palmerston Road?

Base: Total visitors (927)

This chart shows the additional improvements that visitors would like considered along Palmerston Road. The most popular additional improvement is for greening to be added along the road (89%).

Further comments

Base: Visitors giving further comments (214)

This table summarises the further comments that visitors left about the road closure.

wdt_ID Further comments %
1 Scheme has improved the area 36
2 Better atmosphere / sense of community 24
3 Feels safer 10
4 There should be a designated cycle route / better resources for cyclists 9
5 Environmental concerns 7
6 Access issues (disabled, elderly, resident’s properties) 4
7 Better for health 2
8 Better for local business 1
9 Antisocial behaviour concerns (e.g loud noise) 1
10 Other 28