High Street, Staines Upon Thames - Highways public notice


Surrey County Council
High Street (A308), London Road (A308), and (C248) Kingston Road Staines Upon Thames
Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Order 2024

On 13 March 2024 Surrey County Council propose to make 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;

(a) the eastbound ahead only lane of High Street (A308) and London Road (A308) Staines Upon Thames as extends from its junction with the western junction of (D3282) Fairfield Avenue to a point of 27 metres north-east of its junction with (C248) Kingston Road;

(b) the south-western dedicated left turn lane leading from Kingston Road (C248) Staines Upon Thames north- westbound onto (A308) High Street westbound as extends from a point approximately 47 metres south east of its junction with (A308) High Street in the vicinity of the bus shelter junction with the (A308) High Street; and

(c) the westbound ahead only lane of the (A308) High Street Staines Upon Thames as extends from its junction with (C248) Kingston Road and for a distance of approximately 40 metres.

This Order is required to carry out traffic signalling refurbishment works for, or on behalf of Surrey County Council. These works are anticipated to be carried out over 19 days, between the hours of 7am and 7pm during the 18-month period of operation of this Order which will commence on 25 March 2024.

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. 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. All other vehicular traffic including residents and businesses 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.

Alternative Route: (D3282) Fairfield Avenue.

Dated 15 March 2024

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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