Transport and highways


Recent reports in this category are shown below:

  • London Borough of Brent (12 014 714)

    Report Upheld Other 12-Sep-2013

    Summary: Complaint from a man that the Highways Department failed to accept the independent decision of a planning inspector and did not consider his application properly.

  • London Borough of Redbridge (12 005 084)

    Report Upheld Parking and other penalties 12-Mar-2013

    Summary: Redbridge Council was asked to review the way its bailiffs operate, following an investigation by the Local Government Ombudsman.

  • Transport for London (11 019 816)

    Report Upheld Other 28-Jan-2013

    Summary: Transport for London (TfL) sent inaccurate information to van owners about compliance with changes to London's Low Emission Zone , and this led them to replace their vans needlessly

  • Teignbridge District Council (10 014 203)

    Report Upheld Highway adoption 19-Sep-2012

    Summary: Residents of a new housing estate who suffered problems because the road serving their homes was not completed complained to the Local Government Ombudsman about Teignbridge District Council and Devon County Council.

  • Devon County Council (10 014 205)

    Report Not upheld Highway adoption 19-Sep-2012

    Summary: Residents of a new housing estate who suffered problems because the road serving their homes was not completed complained to the Local Government Ombudsman about Teignbridge District Council and Devon County Council

  • Cherwell District Council (11 002 630)

    Report Upheld Parking and other penalties 14-Feb-2012

    Summary: The Council did not do enough to publicise the introduction of charges for blue badge holders and evening users in its car parks.

  • London Borough of Bexley (10 009 251)

    Report Upheld Parking and other penalties 18-Jul-2011

    Summary: Bexley Council's rigid following of procedure and failure to update its address records meant that a woman suffered bailiff action unnecessarily for a parking fine.

  • Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council (10 001 961)

    Report Upheld Parking and other penalties 23-May-2011

    Summary: Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council did not take into account its legal duties to people with disabilities when it introduced car parking charges for blue badge holders.

  • London Borough of Redbridge (09 009 572)

    Report Upheld Parking and other penalties 11-Aug-2010

    Summary: Failures by the London Borough of Redbridge meant that an elderly disabled man lost the use of his disabled parking permit for 23 weeks.

  • Havant Borough Council (07B15825)

    Report Upheld Public transport 24-Sep-2009

    Summary: Havant Borough Council and six other authorities all failed to consider their duties under the Disability Discrimination Act when they replaced their existing concessionary travel schemes for disabled people with the minimum requirements of a new national scheme.

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