The redesigned Redcross Way, with raised carriageway, trees and cycle parking, has been officially opened.
Special guest was David Rowe, Transport for London's head of traffic demand management, who joined other partners in the project represented by Better Bankside director Peter Williams and Bankside Urban Forest manager Valerie Beirne.
Further funding has recently been secured from both Southwark Council's Cleaner Greener Safer scheme and the London Development Agency to implement phase 2 to ensure that the whole of the street from Union Street to Marshalsea Road is upgraded.
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