THE KENT COUNTY COUNCIL

(VARIOUS ROADS, THE BOROUGH OF ASHFORD)

(20MPH, 30MPH, 40MPH, 50MPH SPEED LIMITS AND DERESTRICTED ROADS)

AMENDMENT NO.25 ORDER 2019

 

Notice is hereby given that KENT COUNTY COUNCIL hereby make the above named Order under sections under Sections 81, 82, 83 and 84 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, and of all other enabling powers, and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Paragraph 20 of Schedule 9 to the Act:

The effect of the Order would be to reduce the speed limit to 40mph in the following sections of roads in Appledore:

Ferry Road – From the junction with Tenterden Road for a distance of 118 metres in a southerly direction. Kenardington Road – From a point 103 metres north east of the junction with Heath Road for a distance of 777 metres in a north westerly direction. School Road – From a point 135 metres south west of the junction with Heath Road to the junction with Tenterden Road. Tenterden Road – From a point 185 metres west of the junction with The Street for a distance of 837 metres in a westerly direction.

Also to reduce the speed limit from 40mph to 30mph in the following sections of roads in Appledore:

Appledore Heath Cut – For its entire length. Heath Road – For its entire length. Kenardington Road – From the junction with Heath Road for a distance of 103 metres in a north easterly direction. School Road – From the junction with Kenardington Road for a distance of 135 metres in a south westerly direction. Tenterden Road – From the junction with The Street for a distance of 185 metres in a westerly direction. The Street – For its entire length. Woodchurch Road – From the junction with School Road to a point 19 metres north of Donkey Lane.

The Order was made on 16 September 2019 and its provisions will come into effect on 23 September 2019.

A copy of the Order, statement of the Council’s reasons for making the Order, a map indicating the location and the effect and a copy of any Orders which will be amended by the Order may be examined on Monday to Friday at The Kent County Council, Sessions House, Maidstone, ME14 1XQ; The Kent County Council, Highways Transportation & Waste, Ashford Highway Depot, Henwood Industrial Estate, Unit 4 Javelin Way, Ashford, Kent TN24 8AD normal office hours or viewed online at www.consultations.kent.gov.uk

 

Anyone may, by application to the High Court within 6 weeks of the date of publication of this Notice, challenge the validity of the Orders or of any provision contained in them on the grounds that it is not within the powers conferred by the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, or any instrument made thereunder, or that there has been a failure to comply with any statutory requirement to the Orders.

Timeline

  • Opened
    20 Sep 2019 at 00:00
  • Closes
    4 Nov 2019 at 23:59

Details

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

 

Anyone may, by application to the High Court within 6 weeks of the date of publication of this Notice, challenge the validity of the Orders or of any provision contained in them on the grounds that it is not within the powers conferred by the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, or any instrument made thereunder, or that there has been a failure to comply with any statutory requirement to the Orders.