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Currently advertised Proposed Traffic Regulation Orders

Amendments to waiting and loading restrictions, parking, speed and weight limits, bus lanes and prohibition of driving and turning. Please click the links below to view the documents associated with our proposed traffic orders (pdf format)

Lostock Junction Lane / Sudbury Drive / Ashridge Close - Proposed waiting restrictions
View Details of Proposed Traffic Order

Scout Road / Chorley Old Road / Walker Fold Road area - Proposed speed limit amendments
View Details of Proposed Traffic Order

Tonge with the Haulgh area (various streets) - Proposed traffic orders
View Details of Proposed Traffic Order

Currently advertised Temporary Traffic Regulation Orders

Temporary road closures and temporary amendments to speed limits, weight limits, bus lanes and prohibition of driving and turning.

Please click the links below to view the documents associated with our temporary orders (pdf format)

Blackbank Street - Electricity works
02 - 23 Oct 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

Bold Street - Construction work
22 July - 22 Nov 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

Bolton Road / Egerton Street (Moses Gate) - Bridge Maintenance
20 Aug - mid Oct 2017 Details of Temporary Closures

Chew Moor Lane area - Resurfacing
21 - 29 Oct 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

Crompton Street - Construction work
08 - 10 Nov 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

Dixon Street - Resurfacing
16 - 20 Oct 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

Folds Road - Resurfacing
9 Oct - 9 Nov 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

Hill Cot Road - Resurfacing
23 - 27 Oct 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

Horace Street - Manhole Repair
06 - 07 Nov 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

Lower Knotts - Culvert repairs
till April 2018 Details of Temporary Closure

Manchester Road (slip to Smiths Road) - Highway works
03 July 2017 - Jan 2018 Details of Temporary Closure

Milnthorpe Road - Gas Works
22 - 29 Oct 2017 Details of Temporary No Right Turn

Back Parkdale Road - Water Mains repairs
30 Oct - 02 Nov 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

Queen Street - Building Works
until March 2018 Details of Temporary Closure

Roading Brook Road - Resurfacing
06 - 13 Nov 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

Roscow Road, Kearsley - Resurfacing
10 - 19 Oct 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

Rumworth Road - Bridge Reconstruction
until Dec 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

A666 St Peters Way - Railway improvements
until Oct 2017 Details of Temporary Speed Limit

A666 St Peters Way - Planned Maintenance Closures
2017/2018 Details of Temporary Closures

Stoneclough Road - Bridge Maintenance
11 Nov 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

Tintern Avenue - Resurfacing
24 - 31 Oct 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

Back Tonge Moor Rd / Hall'ith'Wood Lane - Gas Works
18 Oct - 01 Nov 2017 Details of Temporary Closure

Victoria Square / Howell Croft N - Temporary Restrictions
ongoing Details of Temporary Waiting Restrictions

St Peters Way A666 Routine Maintenance Closures

In order to safely carry out routine maintenance and cleaning, there is a programme of planned overnight closures of the A666 St Peters Way.
The road will be closed to traffic from 10pm Saturday until 7am Sunday on the following dates:

21-22 October 2017
10-11 March 2018

The closures will be signposted before each affected weekend.

How to object to a Proposed Traffic Regulation Order

Anyone can object to a Proposed Traffic Regulation Order. We are obliged to consider such objections before deciding whether or not to make the order. Instructions on how to go about this are included in the documents above and the press and on-street notices.

It is not possible to object to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order.

Experimental Traffic Regulation Orders

An experimental order is much like a permanent traffic regulation order however, unlike a permanent order, an experimental order can only stay in force for a maximum of 18 months while its effects are monitored and assessed (and changes made if necessary). The Council will then decide whether or not to continue the experimental order on a permanent basis. It is not possible to lodge a formal objection to an experimental traffic regulation order until it is in force. Once it is in force, objections may be made to the order being made permanent and these must be made within six months of the day that the experimental order comes into force. If the experimental order is changed, then objections may be made within six months of the day that the experimental order is changed.

Permission to temporarily close or restrict the orders on a road

We can issue a temporary traffic regulation order (TTRO) when works on the highway, or some large deliveries, require a road to be closed or restricted temporarily to general traffic.

We also have limited powers to make temporary traffic regulation orders relating to special events taking place on the public highway (e.g. ceremonies, parades, festivals, funfairs, street parties). There is a Home Office Guide to holding an event on the highway which contains more details.

PLEASE NOTE - Due to the legal processes involved and the need to advertise any proposed closure, we require SIX WEEKS notice to process a temporary traffic order.

For further information on closing a road or temporary traffic orders, download the application pack which contains full details of how to apply for a traffic order and the charges relating to this.

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