Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 079, 2024

Fort Road, Tilbury

1) The Borough Council of Thurrock is satisfied that it is necessary to restrict or prohibit traffic in the above road without delay because of the likelihood of danger to the public or serious damage to the road.

2) The Council, in exercise of its powers under Section 14(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other enabling powers, has therefore made the following Notice:

  • prohibit any vehicles from travelling in both directions along Fort Road between its junctions with Brennan Road and Cooper Shaw Road
  • temporarily revoke the 7.5tn weight restriction on Station Road

3) The purpose of the Notice is to enable BT to carry out urgent repairs to their apparatus.

4) The alternative route for northbound vehicles is to follow symbolised route from Fort Road southbound.

5) The Notice comes into force immediately on Wednesday 10 April 2024 at 2pm and will be valid for 21 days. However, it is expected the works will be completed by Wednesday 17 April 2024. It will apply only on those days and during those times when indicated on site by the presence of the appropriate traffic signs in accordance with The Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2016.

Peter Wright, Head of Highways and Transport Delivery
Publication date: 
Wednesday 10 April 2024