Pedestrian Access Way

A Pedestrian Access Way is a narrow strip of land providing pedestrian access to and between facilities such as a parks and roadside footpaths. It is common for example for a pedestrian access way to allow pedestrians to move between the ends of adjacent cul-de-sacs that are separated by a long distance by road.

Pedestrian access ways typically contain a footpath, and may also have public lighting.

Long narrow pedestrian access ways, especially those fenced on either side can pose security risks, and this should be considered when they are designed.

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External Links & References

  1. City of Rockingham Pedestrian Access Way Strategy
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