Introduction

The effect of the proposed Order would be to reduce the 30mph speed limit to a 20mph speed limit on the following lengths of roads in Darenth, Dartford - Foord Close, Latham Close, Moore Close, Powell Avenue, Redding Close, St Margarets Close, The Green, Darenth Park Avenue and Darenth Wood Road.

The Kent County Council as traffic authority propose to make the Order referred to above and as shown on the drawing accompanying this document for the following reasons -

From 1 April 2013 Kent County Council become responsible for a number of Public Health functions. One of those was the health improvement for the population of Kent. In recent years the demand for the implementation of 20mph schemes had been increasing in response to both local and national campaigns, therefore Kent County Council are intending to implement 20mph Public Health Schemes in the following location, in Darenth, Dartford.

  • For avoiding danger to persons or other traffic using the road or any other road or for preventing the likelihood of any such danger arising

Full details, including the scheme plan, can be found in the Public Notice and Statement for Reason in the document section below.

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Timeline

  • Opened
    2 Apr 2021 at 00:00
  • Closes
    26 Apr 2021 at 12:00

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Details

Consulting Organisation Type
  • Kent County Council
Consulting Organisation Name Kent County Council
District / Borough areas affected by the consultation
  • Dartford
Consultation Topic
  • Traffic, transport and roads
Consultation Methods
  • Online survey / questionnaire / forms
  • Open responses (e.g. letters and email)
Contact Details

If you have any questions regarding this consultation please contact Schemes Planning and Delivery team via email at tro@kent.gov.uk or telephone 03000 41 81 81.