Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 146, 2021

Church Road, Station Road, West Tilbury

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 Church Road from a point 50m east of its junction with Low Street Lane for a distance of approximately 200m in a westerly direction
  • temporarily revoke the 7.5tn weight limit on Station Road

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

3) The alternative route for eastbound vehicles is Coopers Shaw Road, Fort Road, New Infrastructure Road, Ferry Road, St Andrews Road, A1089, Marshfoot Road, Chadwell Hill, Linford Road, Muckingford Road, Princess Margaret Road and Station Road and vice versa for westbound vehicles. Access will be maintained for residents and businesses.

4) The Order will come into force on Thursday 20 January 2022 at 9:30am and will be in force daily between the hours of 9:30am and 3:30pm until Friday 21 January 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 30 December 2021