Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 052, 2022

Black Bush Lane, Horndon on the Hill

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, has made an Order the effect of which is to:

  • prohibit any vehicle from travelling along Black Bush Lane between its junctions with Orsett Road and Robinson Road

2) The purpose of the Order is to enable Thurrock Council to carry out carriageway patching and resurfacing.

3) The alternative route for northbound vehicles is Orsett Road, Gordon Road, Hillcrest Road, Oxford Road and Robinson Road and vice versa for southbound vehicles. Access will be maintained for residents.

4) The Order will come into force on Monday 28 March 2022 at 8am. The closure will be in force daily between the hours of 8am and 5pm until Monday 11 April 2022. 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 17 March 2022