Monthly Archives: July 2010

Timeframe

There have been a number of requests from residents regarding a timetable of activity for the DIY Streets project. I have provided a brief outline on the About page of this blog. Please keep in mind that this is a very … Continue reading

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Fly Tipping

During the opening morning, the issue of fly tipping/dumping was raised on several occasions. Keep Britain Tidy have some useful information on their site that is relevant to this issue. We have experience of designing-out dumping on previous DIY Streets … Continue reading

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Neighbourhood Travel Map

Thanks to everyone that contributed to the travel map during the Open Morning last weekend. We are now working on developing the map and it should be ready to distribute to residents in late Autumn. We hope to include walking, … Continue reading

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Bikeworks – Thanks Diego!

A big thank you to Diego from Bikeworks for coming along to our DIY Streets open morning event this weekend. He was a popular man and managed to give much needed maintenance to around twelve bikes. We hope to have … Continue reading

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Open Morning

  The DIY Streets open morning was a great success on Saturday. We had a fantastic turnout from residents across the neighbourhood and there is real enthusiasm for the project. It was great to hear the ideas, concerns, and possible solutions … Continue reading

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Neighbourhood Travel Map

This Saturday we will be taking ideas and suggestions for the development of the neighbourhood travel map.  We want to know what you want included – what are the most popular local destinations, do you want to know the best … Continue reading

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Open Morning This Saturday!

This saturday (24th July) we will be holding an open morning to introduce ourselves and the project to local residents. We will be on the green at Graham Road (see map above) between 10am-1pm – there will be a bicycle mechanic … Continue reading

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DIY Streets Open Gate Fortnight

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Lynne Featherstone on 20 MPH in Haringey

The Liberal Democrat group on Haringey Council have put forward a proposal for a 20mph speed limit on residential streets accross the borough. Lynne Featherstone MP discusses her views on the proposal in a column in Highgate Handbook and the … Continue reading

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Rate My Street

Part of the process for fixing a problem is highlighting what the issues are in the first place. The site Rate My Street can help people think about the issues surrounding their street, it can be used to highlight the … Continue reading

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