ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14 THE A66 TRUNK ROAD (PENNINE WAY JUNCTION) (TEMPORARY RESTRICTION AND PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC)Notice ID: MF0524456
ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14 THE A66 TRUNK ROAD (PENNINE WAY JUNCTION) (TEMPORARY RESTRICTION AND PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC)
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Highways
England Company Limited intends to make
an Order on the A66 Trunk Road, in County
Durham, to enable drainage works to be
carried out in safety.
The works are expected to start on Sunday 10 November 2019 for 5 weeks, or until completed. The effect of the Order will be, at times during the works, between 7pm and 6am to:
(i) impose a temporary 50mph and 30mph speed restriction on the A66 eastbound and westbound carriageways from
1800 metres west of Pennine Way Junction (Clint overbridge) to 500 metres east of Clint overbridge, a distance of 2325 metres;
(ii) impose a temporary 50mph and 30mph speed restriction on the A66 westbound entry slip road at Bowes Interchange;
(iii) impose an overtaking ban on the above mentioned (i);
(iv) impose an overtaking bad on the A66 eastbound carriageway from a point 800 metres west of Clint overbridge to Clint overbridge, a distance of 800 metres; and
(v) close the gap in the central reservation of the A66 approximately 541 metres west of Clint overbridge.
It will be necessary, for 24 hours a day, for the duration of the works, to close the layby adjacent to the A66 westbound carriageway approximately 865 metres west of Clint overbridge. Traffic management will be in force 24 hours a day and traffic signs will indicate the extent of the restrictions (which will not apply to emergency service vehicles or special forces vehicles) and prohibitions (which will not apply to emergency service vehicles or vehicles being used in connection with the said works, or for winter maintenance or traffic officer purposes). The Order comes into force on 9 November 2019 and has a maximum duration of eighteen months. The contact for any further information about this notice is Craig Nicholson, telephone: 0300 470 2497, e-mail:
RICHARD FOXTON, Highways England,
3 South, Lateral, 8 City Walk, LEEDS, LS11 9AT.