Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 195, 2021

Birch Close, South Ockendon

1) The Borough Council of Thurrock, in exercise of their powers under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other powers, intends to make an Order the effect of which is to:

  • prohibit any vehicle from travelling along Birch Close between numbers 9 and 11 in both directions

2) The purpose of the Order is to enable BT to carry out maintenance to their apparatus.

3) There is no alternative route as this is a No Through Road. Access will be maintained for residents.

4) The Order will come into force on Monday 10 January 2022 at 8am for one day until 5pm. It only applies to those days and times when indicated on site by the presence of the appropriate traffic signs in accordance with The Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2016.

5) It is expected that the works will be completed within the above times, however the Order will continue in force for a period not exceeding 18 months or until the works have been completed, whichever is the sooner.

6) If the works are not completed within 18 months, the Order may be extended for a longer period with the approval of the Secretary of State.

Julie Nelder, Assistant Director – Highways, Fleet and Logistics
Publication date: 
Thursday 30 December 2021