We met with representatives of the University of Stirling to discuss the £21m plans to radically change the frontage of the building, through the creation of a glazed extension across two floors. The development is expected to begin in early 2019 and to be completed around September 2020. The size of the proposed extension will affect the current road system and will preclude vehicles entering the area. We have argued for more disabled parking space to be provided, and for a
In December 2017, we discussed with the Council Roads Department the design of the ramped area beyond the new road crossing. They agreed to incorporate a return to the handrail at the bottom. This provides safety to wheelchair users and reduce the exit speed of cyclists.