Finally a Toucan Crossing at Kingswells!
The Kingswells-Westhill cycle route has been a big success with one significant exception, the toucan crossing that was removed from the design at Kingswells roundabout has resulted in a significant hazard for cyclists and pedestrians. ACF has long campaigned to get this omissions corrected [ read the history]. An independent safety audit commissioned in 2010 stated the blindingly obvious:
The lack of a facility to help cyclists and pedestrians cross this busy and fast road was a safety oversight
Nearly three years after the route was completed the new crossing is finally in use!