Hemel Hempstead Town Centre Changes to improve pedestrian access

Hemel Hempstead Town CentreNew parking, access and movement arrangements for Water Gardens in Hemel Hempstead Town Centre

Dacorum Borough Council has announced new parking, access and movement arrangements for the Water Gardens area, in Hemel Hempstead town centre.

The new arrangements, starting on Saturday, October 16, will enable a better flow for car park users and pedestrian access to Hemel Hempstead.

It also includes new landscaping along the Leighton Buzzard Road.

Improvements to pedestrian access include wider and resurfaced footpaths and dropped kerbs and tactile pavements.

New arrangements:

Water Gardens North

> Continued entrance and exit to and from Combe Street

> Continued entrance and exit to and from Leighton Buzzard Road

> Resurfaced car park

Water Gardens South

> New entrance only from Leighton Buzzard Road

> New exit only to Bridge Street – one-way only

> Increased number of dedicated blue badge bays

> Resurfaced parking and new lighting.

To view the Water Gardens parking plan visit the Dacorum Borough Council website.


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