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Contraflow

Contraflow

From tweet: This year, we completed a transformative redesign of Schermerhorn St in downtown #Brooklyn, converting the street to one-way for vehicles & installing a two-way protected #BikeNYC lane (Boerum Pl to 3rd Ave) bringing major … [more]

No Entry - 'except cyclists' plate missing

Contraflow cycle lane blocked by temporary sign.

A back-lit contraflow sign in Christmas Street, Bristol. [still the wrong way around - see #171234]

Castle Street, Stockport

Oakfield Road, Stockport

St. George's Terrace, Sheffield footway cycleway

Hounsfield Road, Sheffield

Contraflow lane on Surrey Street, Sheffield

Road Closed sign - but it's actually open as a pop-up cycle contraflow lane past Croydon Town Hall.

Road Closed sign - but it's actually open as a pop-up cycle contraflow lane past Croydon Town Hall. Also what looks like an insecure parking area for bikes with kickstands only.

One-way road with two cycle lanes at a construction site

Pop-up pedestrian and cycle lanes at the Bank of England

Pop-up cycle lane

Closed bus stop and pop-up contraflow cycle lane

Road narrowing and pop-up contraflow cycle lane

Pop-up road closure and contraflow cycle lane

Pop-up road closure and contraflow cycle lane

The contraflow cycle lane on Netherlee Road is now kerb protected.

The contraflow cycle lane on Netherlee Road is now kerb protected.

The big cycle traffic signals have been replaced by little ones.

[Image taken on 27.3.22] Coppergate, junction with Nessgate/Clifford Street, York. The positioning marking is visible under the new cycle symbol. Other image here today and context: #180531, and #180533. Other images today #180522.

Humber Street, Hull is two-way for cycling.

Posterngate contraflow, Hull

Little Queen Street, contraflow

No Entry except cycles, Tréguier

No Entry except cycles, Tréguier

No Entry except cycles, Tréguier

No Entry except cycles, Tréguier

[Image taken 22.1.22] Grosvenor Terrace, York. I have long meant to do a count here. There are always more people on foot and cycles than in motor vehicles. Yet we all have to get out of their way... pedestrians ducking into gaps between … [more]

New Street contraflow cycling.

Harvest Way contraflow cycling.

Harvest Way contraflow cycling.

Harvest Way contraflow cycling.

Harvest Way contraflow cycling.

Harvest Way contraflow cycling.

Harvest Way contraflow cycling.

Cycle contraflows have appeared in Bayeux

Junction of Wrington Road with the A370 / Bristol Road in Congresbury. There is a pass through opposite into a contraflow cycle lane on Wood Hill - unfortunately most map systems show this as one way, not taking into account the contraflow … [more]

UPDATE: Reply from CYC: "Please rest assured that this matter will be addressed with the team involved. The vehicle should have parked on the other side of the road and the staff will be re-educated on their behaviour." Alas no mention of … [more]

Looking for further diversion signs to continue from #175406, but none were visible.

The flow of the one-way system on West Greenhill Place has been reversed, with a contraflow cycle lane added. The No Entry signs have been painted over, but the paint appears to be washing off! A diversion sign for the cycle route has been … [more]

The flow of the one-way system on West Greenhill Place has been reversed, with a contraflow cycle lane added, but the signage has not been done correctly or completely. The diversion sign for the cycle route is barely noticable. The Get … [more]

Broken glass and a parked van blocking the contraflow cycle lane in Cleland Street. The lane and path to the left over to Gorbals Street was also blocked by parked motor vehicles.

The road markings here are a mess, with hatching across the contraflow cycle lane, and no indication of priorities. There is, however, a Give Way sign facing traffic exiting South Portland Street. There is also a No Through Road sign below … [more]

The contraflow cycle lane on Norfolk Street exists to provide a link from Coburg Street at the back of Bridge Street Subway station to the east.

The signs here state that a left turn is mandatory, but there is a contraflow cycle lane so cycles can turn right.

Update: On 30.6.21 this sign was upright again and in its original location. Update: at 15.30 on 28.6.21 it was still where I had leant it against the wall. [Image taken 27.6.21] Leeman Road, York. This sign from the … [more]

The contraflow cycle lane in Howard Street is blocked by roadworks, and this sign is at the end cyclists won't be approaching from while using it. See also #170198.

Roadworks closing the contraflow cycle lane in Howard Street. See also #170198.

"Cycle Lane Suspended" - no further details. Roadworks are taking place in the contraflow cycle lane in Howard Street ahead. A diversion could have been set up via Dixon Street and Fox Street. See also #170199.

The three speed cushions at the east end of Bateman St have been replaced by gentler full-width cushions.

[Image taken 9.6.21] Tanner Row, York. Brewery vehicles on Tanner Row. During the Wellington Row flood gates work (#166177) the street is signposted for wheelchair users (in both directions) and cyclists see: #168584. (Also search on … [more]

The contraflow cycle lane has been kept open through the roadworks - the awful speed humps on Bateman Street are finally being replaced.

Cambridgeshire highways department strikes again! The road is closed to motor vehicles in this direction anyway. And the contraflow cycle lane has been kept open through the roadworks. So these signs are nonsense and can be ignored.

@GlasgowCC @YPLAC Howard Street cycle lane, and guess which road user was bawling abuse at me, for just being there apparently... https://t.co/NtJaA4WEXi

A route sign and pavement parking on the Spean Street shared footway. The shared footway effectively forms a contraflow since this section of the street is one-way.

[Image taken 4.5.21] Tanner Row, York. This street seems quiet. In fact there is continual pickup and deliveries from/for the businesses nearby. The advisory contraflow cycle lane is busy including by people using the cycle parking. Further … [more]

[Image taken 4.5.21] Tanner Row, York. The pavements are too narrow. People walk in the contraflow cycle lane. Further image of pedestrians here today: #168516. Overview and links of issues here: #164846. Wellington Row closure diversion … [more]

End of cycle contraflow, Ely

Cycle contraflow towards Ely cathedral

Goods Way Covid-branded eastbound pop up cycle lane Location: St. Pancras and Somers Town, Camden (England, UK)

The Wibbly Wobbly Cycle Lane

Revamped contraflow cycle track in Gourock Street, replacing a painted lane.

[Image taken 9.4.21] Rougier Street, York. The driver of a Travelodge vehicle avoids loading taking place on the left but uses the contraflow cycle lane to do so. At the junction, a metre further up, the driver turns right (not shown) and … [more]

The contraflow cycle track on Torrisdale Street, here being used in the with-flow direction.

The Howard Street contraflow cycle lane with orca protection. The traffic island here has been made less obstructive too.

The Howard Street contraflow cycle lane now has protection from orcas. So taxi driver parks on footway at a pedestrian crossing point instead.

The Howard Street contraflow cycle lane now has some protection from orcas, but some motorists still find ways to block it. Enforcement action seems to be missing. The traffic signals have "except cycles" signs, but no prohibition or … [more]

A one-way sign used on Argyle Street where there is a contraflow cycle lane. The vehicles parked in the layby ahead will have been driven in the bus lane.

[Image taken 20.3.21] Typical scenario on Tanner Row, York. Any vehicle stopped for any time on this very narrow street creates a hazard for people cycling in the contraflow cycle lane. See also: signs: #165822. Issues for cyclists: #164848

[Image taken 20.3.21] Tanner Row, York. The cyclist could not manoeuvre his bike out of the racks backwards as the Tier scooter bays are too close unless you lift your cycle and turn it in stages. However, exiting forwards onto Tanner Row … [more]

[Image taken 20.3.21] Tanner Row, York. The Tier scooter parking is too close to the Sheffields. (For all related issues and images see: #164846.) This cyclist started to try to take his bike out backwards but would have had to lift it. So … [more]

[Image taken 20.3.21] York. Contraflow cycle lane signs both sides of Tanner Row, York at the approach for all traffic on Wellington Row/North Street (direction of Rougier Street). Despite the signs, the lane is deliberately obstructed by … [more]

[Image taken 20.3.21] York. Contraflow cycle lane signs both sides of Tanner Row viewed on approach from North Street (direction of Wellington Row) if you were passing a vehicle parked in the space on the left. The route is very popular … [more]

[Image taken 20.3.21] York. Contraflow cycle lane signs both sides of Tanner Row viewed on approach from North Street (direction of Wellington Row) if you are close to the kerb. See also: (Signs visibility): #165815, #165817, #165818.

[Image taken 20.3.21] York. Contraflow cycle lane signs both sides of Tanner Row, York at the approach for all traffic on Wellington Row/North Street (direction of Rougier Street). See also: (Signs visibility): #165816, #165817, #165818.

The newly reversed cycle contraflow is marked on the carriageway but not yet on the signs.

[Image taken 3.3.21] At Tanner Row, near junction with Rougier Street, York, the new hire scooter bays are too close to the existing Sheffields. A badly parked cycle means access is difficult or blocked see also: #168513. The scooter bays … [more]

[Image taken 3.3.21] At Tanner Row, near junction with Rougier Street, York, the new hire scooter bays are too close to the existing Sheffields. For all related issues and images see: #164846

[Image taken 3.3.21] At Tanner Row, near junction with Rougier Street, York, there are parked vehicles. This reduces the width of the carriageway and means drivers use the advisory contraflow cycle lane often even when there is a person on … [more]

[Image taken 3.3.21] At Tanner Row, near junction with Rougier Street, York, there's no step-free access to/from the cycle parking. But also no 'escape route' for when drivers use the advisory contraflow cycle lane despite someone on a … [more]

[Image taken 3.3.21] At Tanner Row, near junction with Rougier Street, York, the only drop kerb (step-free) access to/from the cycle parking. It's tight, it's behind a signpost. Access is from a busy road and from a contraflow advisory … [more]

[Image taken 3.3.21] Tanner Row, near junction with Rougier Street, York, a driver swerves into the contraflow advisory cycle lane to avoid three parked vehicles. (Please note I was not in the advisory cycle lane when I took this image.) … [more]

[Image taken 3.3.21] Tanner Row, near junction with Rougier Street, York. One driver was already parked when I arrived and was not in the vehicle. Another arrived and stopped on the junction with Rougier Street and left his vehicle. The … [more]

[Update: see: #172110, #172114.] [Image taken 2.3.21] Rougier Street junction with Tanner Row, York. This triangle is cluttered. It has bus stops along the Rougier Street side, with shelters and bus stop signs. There's a new info 'totem' … [more]

New cycle contraflow sign following the installation of a modal filter on Panton St.

Panton Street, Cambridge

Panton Street, Cambridge Conflicting signage: one way arrows and a sign that shows contraflow cycling.

Norwich Street, Cambridge

Norwich Street, Cambridge

Norwich Street, Cambridge Note: there is lots of informal cycle parking against properties on this street (with mixed levels of security) and no official cycle parking stands on the street.

Norwich Street, Cambridge

Norwich Street, Cambridge

Norwich Street, Cambridge

Norwich Street, Cambridge

Norwich Street, Cambridge

Panton Street experimental traffic order allowing two-way cycling and prohibiting through motor traffic.

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