School Streets Information

The School Streets Scheme will begin on Monday 23rd October 2017.

There will be a number of streets around Lasswade Primary School which will be closed to vehicles, with the exception of blue badge holders.

More information (and a map) is available here:

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Similar schemes have been successfully introduced in East Lothian and Edinburgh.  Find out more on these links:

http://www.eastlothian.gov.uk/news/article/2113/improving_road_safety_around_east_lothian_schools

http://www.eastlothiancourier.com/news/14211155.Four_more_East_Lothian_schools_set_to_ban_traffic_from_nearby_streets_at_pick_up_and_drop_off_times/

http://www.eastlothian.gov.uk/download/meetings/id/17220/04_school_streets_traffic_prohibition_tros_an_assessment_policy

http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/news/article/1932/school_streets_initiative_launches_in_edinburgh

http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/download/meetings/id/51594/item_72_-_school_streets_pilot_evaluation

This scheme has been agreed at Council Level.  More information can be found on this link:

https://midlothian.cmis.uk.com/Live/Document.ashx?czJKcaeAi5tUFL1DTL2UE4zNRBcoShgo=eZPJ7UWfUwog7DWbwWQpc4%2fL1kpUM6XfoPmR9x2T5kcOnha8p1G8EA%3d%3d&rUzwRPf%2bZ3zd4E7Ikn8Lyw%3d%3d=pwRE6AGJFLDNlh225F5QMaQWCtPHwdhUfCZ%2fLUQzgA2uL5jNRG4jdQ%3d%3d&mCTIbCubSFfXsDGW

Thank you for your support in anticipation of the introduction of the School Streets Programme.