Weight Restriction changes

The following notices has been received from OCC Highways

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order – S14 Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984

Temporary Suspension and Relocation of Existing Weight Restriction – Majors Road, Watchfield

A request has been received from WSP UK Ltd on behalf of Barratts for a temporary suspension and relocation of the existing weight restriction on Majors Road, Watchfield..

A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is being made to implement the temporary suspension and relocation of the weight restriction.

This will operate from Monday 24th November 2014 for 18 months.

1)    The existing weight restriction in Majors Road, Watchfield will be temporarily suspended to allow heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) to use this route to and from the housing construction site to the north of Watchfield

2)    A weight restriction will be temporarily invoked at the northern end of High Street, Watchfield to prevent heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) using the north/south route through Watchfield.

The maximum duration of a TTRO on a road is 18 months, or until completion of the works, whichever is the earlier.

Notice of intention to make the Order will be published in the local press.

Further information regarding the works may be obtained by contacting Alex Smith (WSP UK Ltd) on 01256 318633 or Laura Hudson (WSP UK Ltd) on )1256 318670.