Bridge Street, Leatherhead - Highways public notice

The Surrey County Council

Bridge Street (D2885) Leatherhead

Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Order 2023

On 24 May 2023 Surrey County Council made the above mentioned Temporary Traffic Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 the effect of which will be to prohibit vehicles from entering or proceeding in the entire length of Bridge Street (D2885) Leatherhead.

Alternative Route – a) North Street, Station Road, Waterway Road, Guildford Road and; b) Guildford Road, Waterway Road, Station Road, Station Approach, Randalls Road, Bull Hill, and North Street.

This Order is required to facilitate new electrical connection works for or on behalf of UKPN. These works are anticipated to be completed over 1 day between the hours of 8am and 6pm within 12 month period of operation of this Order which will commence on 13 June 2023.

Advanced warning signs will be displayed and the temporary closure, which is anticipated to be in operation 24 hours per day, will only operate when the relevant traffic signs are displayed. Access for pedestrians and cyclists will be maintained at all times. It will not be possible to maintain access through the closure for emergency services, residents and businesses and all vehicular traffic will be required to use the signed diversion route. The Council are satisfied that, in accordance with Section 3(2)(a) and 3(2)(b) of the Act, vehicular access to and from premises within the length of road above, or accessible only therefrom, may be restricted in order to avoid danger to persons or other traffic using the road and/or for preventing the likelihood of any such danger arising.

Dated 25 May 2023

Authorising Officer: Richard Bolton, Local Highway Services Group Manager

Enquiries to: Traffic Regulation Orders Team, Hazel House, Merrow Lane, Guildford, Surrey GU4 7BQ

Telephone: 0300 200 1003

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