Decision details

Naming of streets on a new housing development off Neasham Road, Darlington

Decision Maker: Assistant Director Transport and Capital Projects

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

Naming of streets on a new housing development off Neasham Road, Darlington – Elder Brook Avenue, Gill Beck Lane, Elder Way, Heather Way, Ash Brook Lane, Wayfaring Drive, Cleavers Lane, Buckthorn Court.

The developer of the site submitted their proposed street names, several were not acceptable as there are existing streets with the same name within the borough, advised that a different suffix does not differentiate sufficiently. Further proposals were submitted and agreed with the street naming and numbering officer.


Decision:

To approve new street names

Streets to be named in accordance with the Public Health Act 1925, Section 17.

Alternative options considered:

Elderberry Drive, Hawthorne Lane, Burn Beck Drive, Cree Beck Way, Sycamore Mews.

Publication date: 16/11/2021

Date of decision: 15/09/2021