Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 045, 2019

Turnpike Lane and Gun Hill, West Tilbury

Speed restrictions

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 to the effect of which is to:

Introduce temporary Speed Restrictions on Turnpike Lane and Gun Hill of 40mph.

2) The purpose of the Order is to enable safe movement of HGV’s on the diversion route in place for the Fort Road Closure.

3) The Order will come into force on Friday 5 April 2019 at 08:00 until Tuesday 18 February 2020 at 17:00hrs. 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.

4) 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.

5) 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 Rogers, Director of Environment and Highways
Publication date: 
Thursday 4 April 2019