King Street Improvements

King Street Improvements

Ward: St James's

Streets Affected: King Street

Project Type: Streetscape

Project Overview

The City Council is planning streetscape improvements at King Street in Covent Garden.

These proposals include:

  • Installation of new York stone paving in footway areas and new granite setts in carriageway areas.
  • Provision of new granite setts at the turning facility adjacent to the Covent Garden Piazza.
  • Removal of unnecessary street clutter
  • New paving to be treated with protective coating
  • Replacement of coal hole covers in footway areas
  • Refurbishment of existing gas lamp columns
  • Raising of the carriageway at the junction of King Street, Garrick Street, Bedford Street and New Row to increase pedestrian safety.

STATUS

    Concept
    Feasibility
    In Consultation
    Design Stage
    Works due
    Works on site
    Works completed