Accessible Ayr is an ambitious project by South Ayrshire Council, Ayrshire Roads Alliance and Sustrans. The plan is to significantly invest in the town centre, making it a vibrant and more attractive place for people to visit and enjoy, as well as make it easier to access by pedestrians and cyclists. The streets included in the project are highlighted on the plan below.
The Accessible Ayr project aims to make the town centre a more vibrant place by creating spaces and places by upgrading the key town centre streets of High Street, Sandgate, Kyle Street, Alloway Street and Newmarket Street, Fort Street, Carrick St, John St, Station Rd, Smith St, Burns Statue Square, River St, Barns Crescent, Wellington Sq., Pavilion Road and Miller Rd.
Have Your Say
We have just completed our second round of consultation. This ran from 6th November - 4th December 2023 incorporating two public consultation events, one on Thursday 9th November from 2pm until 7pm the other on Saturday 11 November from 12 noon until 4pm, at Ayr Central Shopping Centre
Plans are still available to view online at accessibleayr-swecouk.hub.arcgis.com
Please note the consultation is now closed. We are currently assessing all the feedback received and will be able to provide updates in the new year.
You can call 0800 987 5990if you still require further information.
Your feedback has been important in shaping the final designs and helping create a more thriving town centre that will be easier to access by all.