THE KENT COUNTY COUNCIL

(WOULDHAM ROAD/PILGRIMS WAY, WOULDHAM)

               (7.5 TONNE WEIGHT RESTRICTION) ORDER 2019

 Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984

 The Kent County Council in exercise of the powers under Sections 1, 2 and 3(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (the Act of 1984), as amended, and of all other enabling powers and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Part III of Schedule 9 to the Act of 1984, hereby propose to make the following Order:-

The general effect of this Order is to prevent any goods vehicles with a maximum permissible laden weight of which exceeds 7.5 tonne to proceed in those lengths of road specified in the Schedule of the Order. Exemptions are provided in the Order for; access to land & properties, permit holders, vehicles engaged agricultural activities, emergency services, authorities in pursuance of statutory powers and vehicles engaged in such building operations as maintenance, improvement or demolition. Full details of the exemptions are provided in the articles of the Order.

Roads subject to a 7.5 Tonne Weight Restriction including all roads confined by the roads stated in the table below

Wouldham Road; from its boundary with Medway Council for a distance of 25 metres in a south-westerly direction.

Pilgrims Way; from a point 38 metres north of the property line of Ivy Cottage for a distance of 25 metres in a north-easterly direction.

A statement of the Council’s reasons for making the proposed Order, a map indicating the location and the effect and a copy of any other Orders which will be amended by the proposed Order may be examined on Mondays to Friday at The Kent County Council, Sessions House, Maidstone, ME14 1XQ, and at The Kent County Council, Kent Highway & Transportation, Ashford Highway Depot, Henwood Industrial Estate, Unit 4 Javelin Way, Ashford, Kent TN24 8AD during normal office hours or downloaded from the consultation document section below.

If you wish to offer support or object to the proposed Order you should send the grounds in writing to The TRO Co-ordinator, Schemes Planning & Delivery Team, Highways, Transportation & Waste, Kent County Council, Ashford Highway Depot, Henwood Industrial Estate, Javelin Way, Ashford, TN24 8AD or by email to TRO@kent.gov.uk by 12 noon Monday 29th April 2019

This consultation has now closed.

Timeline

  • Opened
    5 Apr 2019 at 09:00
  • Closed
    29 Apr 2019 at 12:00

Details

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

If you wish to offer support or object to the proposed Order you should send the grounds in writing to The TRO Co-ordinator, Schemes Planning & Delivery Team, Highways, Transportation & Waste, Kent County Council, Ashford Highway Depot, Henwood Industrial Estate, Javelin Way, Ashford, TN24 8AD or by email to TRO@kent.gov.uk by 12 noon Monday 29th April 2019