Monday, 25 November 2013

Howey Lane - temporary closure 3rd December (and possibly longer) - tree cutting

In all its legal glory here is the traffic regulation order looking to close Howey Lane on 3rd December 2013 (and maybe longer) to allow Scottish Power to trim some trees.

The signage plan follows the order.

Cheshire West and Chester Borough Council

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984

Temporary Prohibition of Traffic

C708 Howey Lane in the Parish of Frodsham

Notice is hereby given pursuant to the provisions of Section 14 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, that the Cheshire West and Chester Borough Council intend to make an Order the effect of which will be to temporarily prohibit traffic on the following length of road known as Howey Lane in the Parish of Frodsham to enable Tree Cutting Works to be carried out by Scottish Power.

(1)       C708 Howey Lane, Frodsham  (from junction of Howey Rise to junction Hillfield)

Nothing in the Order shall prevent driving upon the said lengths of road of any vehicle which is being used for the conveyance of persons, goods or merchandise to or from any premises situate on or adjacent to the lengths of road or in connection with agriculture, building construction, works of repair and the like or use in an emergency of vehicles for fire brigade, ambulance or police purposes.  A through route will not always be available and any vehicles not requiring access to properties on the length of road should use the alternative routes.

The Order will come into force on 3rd December 2013 and will continue in force for a period not exceeding eighteen months or until the works which it is proposed to carry out have been completed, whichever is the earlier.  It is anticipated that the works will take approximately one day to complete.

Alternative routes for through traffic

Traffic should proceed via: C708 Howey Lane, C708 Church Road, B5152 Red Lane, B5152 Church Street, A56 Main Street, A56 Chester Road.

Richard Flood (Ref TRO 754)
Localities Directorate
Winsford Area Highways Office
Phoenix House
Clough Road
Cheshire CW7 4BD
Tel: 0300 123 7036

25th November 2013