Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 017, 2024

Lucas Road, Grays

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 Lucas Road between its junctions with Thurloe Walk and Attlee Court

2) The purpose of the Order is to enable BT to carry out a customer connection.

3) The alternative route for northbound vehicles is Thurloe Walk westbound and Lenthall Avenue northbound and vice versa for southbound vehicles.

4) The Order will come into force on Monday 19 February 2024 at 8am. Works are currently scheduled to take place on Monday 19 February 2024 and be in force continuously until Wednesday 21 February 2024. Exact dates will be specified on

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.

Peter Wright, Head of Highways Infrastructure
Publication date: 
Thursday 25 January 2024