Guildford Road, Abinger Hammer - Highways public notice


Surrey County Council
Guildford Road (A25) Abinger Hammer
Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Order 2023

On 20 December 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 that length of Guildford Road (A25) Abinger Hammer as extends from its junction with (B2126) Felday Road to its junction with (D285) Sheephouse Lane.

Alternative Route: (A25) Guildford Road, (A25) Dorking Road, (A25) Station Road, (A25) Shere Road, (A246) Epsom Road, (A246) Guildford Road, (A246) Leatherhead Road, (A246) Guildford Road, (A246) Young Street, (A24) By-pass Road, (A24) Dorking Road, (A24) London Road, (A24) Mickleham By-pass, (A24) London Road, (A2003) Ashcombe Road, (A2003) Chalkpit Lane, (A2003) Station Road, (A25) West Street, (A25) Westcott Road, Guildford Road, (A25) Coast Hill, and (A25) Guildford Road, or this route in reverse.

This Order is required to facilitate highways maintenance/ carriageway improvement/ and footway slurry works for, or on behalf of Surrey County Council. These works are anticipated to be carried out as soon as possible, during the 18- month period of operation of this Temporary Order that commences on 22 January 2024.

Advanced warning signs will be displayed; and the temporary closure will only operate when the relevant traffic signs are displayed. Any vehicle found to be obstructing the highway during these works will be removed to outside the limits of the works after all reasonable methods have been undertaken to identify and contact the vehicle's owner.

Access for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists will be maintained at all times, as will access for emergency service vehicles in an emergency situation only. Vehicular access for residents and businesses will be maintained only when safe to do so, if necessary, via the diversion route.

During certain phases of the works, vehicular access to premises may be restricted, when this is the case such restriction of access will apply for no more than eight hours within any 24-hour period.

Dated 21 December 2023

Authorising Officer: Richard Bolton

Assistant Director- Highways Operations & Infrastructure

Enquiries to: Traffic Regulation Orders Team, Hazel House, Merrow Lane, Guildford, Surrey GU4 7BQ
Telephone: 0300 200 1003

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