THE KENT COUNTY COUNCIL

(VARIOUS ROADS, THE BOROUGH OF ASHFORD)

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

AMENDMENT NO.19 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 50mph in the following section of roads:

Road Name

Parish

Description

CADES ROAD

HOTHFIELD

From its junction with Maidstone Road for a distance of 10 metres in a southerly direction.

CHAPEL ROAD

HOTHFIELD

From its junction with Maidstone Road for a distance of 10 metres in a south easterly direction.

MAIDSTONE ROAD (A20)

WESTWELL

From a point 135 metres south of its    junction with Station Road to a point 510 metres north of the junction with Chapel Road (Including Laybys).

RAM LANE

LITTLE CHART

From its junction with Maidstone Road for a distance of 85 metres in a westerly direction.

STATION ROAD

HOTHFIELD

From its junction with Maidstone Road for a distance of 30 metres in a westerly direction.

WATERY LANE

WESTWELL

From its junction with Maidstone Road for a distance of 30 metres in an easterly direction.

WESTWELL LANE (BOTH JUNCTIONS)

WESTWELL

From its junctions with Maidstone Road for a distance of 5 metres

The Order was made on 15 July 2019 and its provisions will come into effect on 22 July 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 Mondays 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
    19 Jul 2019 at 00:00
  • Closed
    2 Sep 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

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 Mondays 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