Best4Chichester is convinced that, whichever solution results from the consideration of Chichester’s A27 traffic problems. The debate should be conducted in a dispassionate and unbiased manner.
Most importantly, the chosen solution, while meeting the remit of Highways England to provide a major improvement to the Strategic Road Network in the south of England in support of growth in the region, should also provide benefits to the citizens of the City and surrounding region in the long term.
In addition, it should avoid as much disruption as possible during the construction phase.
It is a simple principle, often not taken into account by directly-affected parties, that any new traffic arrangements should aim to provide the greatest benefit for the greatest number. There are two basic choices: