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Temporary Traffic Management Order (Temporary 50mph & 30mph Speed Limit) A35 &A350, Upton Bypass

Notice ID: MF0255344

Notice effective from
11th January 2018 to 10th February 2018

Dorset County Council
Temporary Traffic Management Order (Temporary 50mph & 30mph Speed Limit) A35 &A350, Upton Bypass
DORSET COUNTY COUNCIL has made an Order under Section 14 [1] of the Road Traffic Regulations Act 1984 as amended. The Order will:

1. Impose a temporary 50 mph speed limit on the A350 and A35 (Upton bypass):

(a) in an eastbound direction from Bakers Arms roundabout to a point approximately 100 metres past the Upton footbridge;
(b) in a westbound direction from Holes Bay North roundabout to a point approximately 100 metres past the slip road from the A350;

2. Impose a temporary 30 mph speed limit:

(a) On the A350 and A35, Upton bypass, within the works areas (as indicated by traffic signs on site);
(b) on the A350 elevated roundabout;
(c) on all lead-ins and slip-roads to / from the A35, Upton bypasss to / from the A350 elevated roundabout;

3. Impose temporary road closures on both carriageways for resurfacing works at times indicated by traffic signs on site.

The order is needed in order to comply with Health and Safety Regulations which require the provision of safe working areas and to minimise the likelihood of danger to Highway Users. It will come into operation at 20.00hrs on Sunday 14 January 2018 and will remain in force for 18 months. However, it is anticipated that the works will be completed by Saturday 21 April 2018. It is anticipated that the road closures, for resurfacing works, will be carried out overnight towards the end of the works. This order will create a safer working area for Dorset County Council whilst they carry out works to protect bridge piers on the Upton bypass. If you would like further information about the work being undertaken please refer to Dorset County Council's scheme page https://www.dorsetforyou.gov.uk/ A35-bridge-protection-stage2 or call us on 01305 225300. Dated: 11 January 2018.
MIKE HARRIES, Director for Environment and the Economy, Dorset County Council, County Hall, DORCHESTER, Dorset DTI IXJ.

Attachments

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Dorset County Council

County Hall , Colliton Park , Dorchester , Dorset , DT1 1XJ

http://www.dorsetforyou.com/ 01305 251 000

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