THE COUNTY OF CUMBRIA (U5623 MEATHOP ROAD, MEATHOP) (TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION) ORDER 2020Notice ID: BRA1659807
THE COUNTY OF CUMBRIA (U5623 MEATHOP ROAD, MEATHOP) (TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION) ORDER 2020
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that to enable Battersby Construction to carry out installation works ("the Works"), the County Council of Cumbria has made an Order the effect of which is to prohibit any vehicle from proceeding along that section of the U5623 Meathop Road, Meathop, approx. 3.04km south of its junction with the A590, extending in a south easterly direction for approx. 550m.
A way for pedestrians and dismounted cyclists will be maintained at all times and a suitable alternative route for vehicles will be signed and available via the unrestricted section of the U5623 Meathop Road, A590 and the B5277. Nothing in the Order to which this notice relates shall:
1. Apply to emergency service vehicles, or vehicles being used by statutory undertakers in the performance of their duties; and
2. Apply to anything done with the permission or at the direction of a police constable in uniform; and
3. Have the effect of preventing at any time access for pedestrians to any premises situated on or adjacent to the road, or to any other premises accessible for pedestrians from, and only from the road; and
4. Apply to vehicles being used in connection with the Works. Any queries to the Highways Hotline 0300 303 2992 or email
quoting the reference SL20/38. The Order will come into operation on 23 March 2020 and may continue in force for a maximum duration of eighteen months. However, please note that it is anticipated that the restriction will only be required for 12 days and only as and when the relevant traffic signs are displayed.
Chief Legal Officer, Cumbria County Council, Cumbria House, 117 Botchergate, Carlisle CAI IRD Dated: 19 March 2020