Introduction

The effect of the order will be to reduce the speed limit to 20 MPH on the following lengths of roads Sherwood, Tunbridge Wells;

Allendale Road, Ashenden Walk, Birch Way, Bluebell Walk, Bracken Close, Bracken Road, Burslem Road, Coneyburrow Road, Emerald Walk, Fairmile Road, Friars Way, Green Way, Gorse Road, Greggs Wood Road, Harries Road, Hawthorn Walk, Hazelwood Close, Lakeside, Link Way, Middle Walk, Milton Drive, Oakwood Rise, Orchidhurst, Sherwood Road, Sherwood Way, Squirrel Way, The Hurst, Theodore Close, And Willow Way– For their entire length

The Kent County Council as traffic authority intends 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 Sherwood, Tunbridge Wells.

In addition, the various restrictions are to:-

  • Avoid the 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
    12 Jun 2020 at 00:00
  • Closed
    6 Jul 2020 at 12:00

Details

Consulting Organisation Type
  • Kent County Council
Consulting Organisation Name Kent County Council
District / Borough areas affected by the consultation
  • Tunbridge Wells
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.