Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 008, 2022

Whitmore Avenue, Stifford Clays

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 Whitmore Avenue between its junctions with Blackshots Lane and Prince Phillip Avenue

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

3) The alternative route for westbound vehicles is Blackshots Lane, Long Lane and Fairway and vice versa for eastbound vehicles. Access will be maintained for residents.

4) The Order will come into force on Saturday 12 February 2022 and Saturday 19 February 2022 between the hours of 8am and 5pm. 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 20 January 2022