Proposed Temporary Road Closures – Kennell Hill/High Street, Templars Way and Mill Road, Sharnbrook
I have a request for temporary road closures at the above locations for carriageway resurfacing work. Details are listed in the schedule below and having assessed the application I am satisfied the request is justified.
The alternative routes for diverted vehicles are as shown below and will be signed accordingly. The restrictions are to be in operation only when the necessary signs are erected on site. The Legal Order will be made to cover a four month period; however, it is anticipated that the closures will be in operation between 9.00am and 6.00pm on 8 weekdays from Monday 27th July 2015 to Wednesday 5th August 2015 – Specific dates will be advertised locally closer to the time.
Highways Technician (Temporary Traffic Management).
Roads: Kennell Hill/High Street, Templars Way and Mill Road, Sharnbrook.
Application From: Thomas Emmett – Engineering Services – 01234 276924.
Reason: For carriageway resurfacing work.
Length Affected – Kennell Hill/High Street: From Templars Way/Mill Road to outside number 3 High Street.
Length Affected – Templars Way 1: From outside The Fordham Arms to Kennell Hill.
Length Affected – Templars Way 2: From outside The Fordham Arms to Mill Road.
Length Affected – Mill Road: From Kennell Hill to the easternmost junction of Templars Way.
Dates: The closures are anticipated to be in operation between 9.00am and 6.00pm on 8 weekdays from Monday 27th July 2015 to Wednesday 5th August 2015 – Specific dates will be advertised locally closer to the time – Where possible access will be maintained to property and premises but may be restricted from time to time according to local signing.
Alternative Routes: Proceed in a northerly direction along Templars Way to the A6. Turn left and continue for approximately 2.15km to the Souldrop turn opposite the Shell garage. Turn left and continue to Souldrop. Bear left onto Sharnbrook Road, Souldrop, and continue into Sharnbrook. Continue along High Street to site, and vice versa.
Please Note: The width restriction on Sharnbrook Road/the UC16, Souldrop, will be temporarily revoked to aid traffic management while these closures are in operation.
N.B. The applicant is responsible for taking down all Bedford Borough Council public notices immediately after the works requiring the Order have been completed.
The map showing the proposed temporary closure can be viewed here.