THE KENT COUNTY COUNCIL

(VARIOUS ROADS, TONBRIDGE AND MALLING)

(WAITING RESRICTIONS AND ON-STREET PARKINGS PLACES)

AMENDMENT No.20 ORDER 2018

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984

NOTICE is hereby given that the Kent County Council proposes to make the above-named Order under Sections 1, 2, 4 and 124 of and Part IV of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, the effect of which would be to: -

Due to the new layout scheme on High Street, Tonbridge, Kent County Council initiated an Experimental Order to amend the existing restrictions. This Experimental Order has now lapsed and Kent County Council before making the restrictions permanent, will conduct an additional consultation for the various restrictions.

This Traffic Regulation Order will introduce part time Bus Clearways, Disabled Parking Places, loading only bays for goods vehicles (limiting the gross weight to 5 tonnes), Waiting and Loading Restrictions (waiting and loading and unloading to be prohibited at any time) and Parking Places for Taxis (to be located within the part time Bus Clearways and operate outside bus operating times (Midnight – 7.30am and 11:45pm – Midnight every day) in the following roads in Tonbridge.

  1. HIGH STREET, west side (Double Yellow Line Restrictions (At any Time):
  1. i) From the northern kerbline of Avebury Avenue north-eastwards for 7.4 metres.
  1. ii) From the boundary of No’s 36 & 38 to its junction with Lamberts Yard.
  1. iii) From the southern flank wall of No 40/42 north-eastwards for 4 metres.
  1. a) Double Yellow Line Restrictions (At any Time and Loading and Unloading):
  1. i) From a point 2.2metres northeast of boundary No’s 48 & 50 to a point 1.6 metres northeast of the southern flank wall of boundary No.62.
  1. ii) From a point 6.2 metres southwest of the southern kerbline of Bradford Street to the northern boundary of No.78
  1. iii) From the southern kerbline of New Wharf Road south-westwards for 7.2 metres.
  1. iv) From a point 4.7 metres northeast of boundary No’s 98 & 100 to its junction with River Walk.
  1. BRADFORD STREET; double yellow Line restrictions (At any Time and Loading and Unloading):
  1. i) North side; from the western kerbline of High Street westwards for a distance of 25.0m
  1. ii) South side; From the western kerbline of High Street westwards for a distance of 14.7m
  1. BRADFORD STREET; double yellow Line restrictions (At any Time)
  1. i) North side, from a point 25.0m west of the western kerbline of High Street to its junction with River Walk
  1. BRADFORD STREET; single yellow line restrictions (Monday to Saturday 8am -6pm):
  1. i) South side; from a point 24.4m west of the western kerbline of High Street westwards for a distance of 33.6m
  1. BRADFORD STREET; Designated Disabled Persons Parking Bay
  1. ii) South side; from a point 14.7m west of the north-western kerbline of High Street, north-westwards for a distance of 9.7m.
  1. HIGH STREET; (west side); Loading only – Parking for good vehicles
  1. i) For the entire length of lay-by from a point 7.4 metres north-eastward from the northern kerbline of Avebury Road to the south-western flank wall of No.16.
  1. ii) For the entire length of lay-by from a point 4 metres southwest of boundary No’s 26/28 & 30 to a point 3.6 metres northeast of boundary No.32.
  1. iii) For the entire length of lay-by from a point 4 metres northeast of the southern flank of No’s 40/42 to a point 2.2 metres northeast of boundary No’s 48 & 50.
  1. iv) For the entire length of lay-by from a point 1.6 metres northeast of the southern flank wall of boundary No. 62 to a point 6.2 metres southwest of the southern kerbline of Bradford Street
  1. v) For the entire length of lay-by from the northern boundary of No.78 to a point 6 metres southwest of the southern kerbline of New Wharf Road.
  1. vi) For the entire length of lay-by from a point 4.7 metres northeast of the southern flank wall of No.94 to a point 4.5 metres northeast of boundary of No’s 98 & 100.
  1. Part Time Bus Clearway – 7.30am – 11.45pm (west side);

HIGH STREET; from a point 4 metres southwest of the southern kerbline of Lamberts Yard south-westwards for 19 metres

  1. Licensed Hackney Carriages (Parking Places for Taxis) – 11.45pm – Midnight – Midnight - 7.30am (outside bus operating times) (west side);

High Street; from a point 4 metres southwest of the southern kerbline of Lamberts Yard south-westwards for 19 metres.

  1. High Street; double Yellow Line Restrictions (At any Time and Loading and Unloading) (east side):
  1. i) From a point 4.4 metres southwest of boundary No’s 5 & 7 to is junction with Vale Road.
  1. ii) From the southern kerbline of Lyons Crescent to the northern kerbline of Medway Wharf Road.
  1. iii) From the southern kerbline of Medway Wharf Road to the southern boundary of No.87.
  1. iv) From a point 2.4 metres southwest of the northern flank wall of No’s 69 to 71 to the boundary of No’s 65 & 67.
  1. v) From the north-eastern flank wall of boundary of No.59 to a point 4.4 metres southwest of the south-western flank wall of No.13.
  1. Loading only – Parking for good vehicles (east side);

For the entire length of lay-by from a point 1.3 metres southwest of the southern flank wall of No.87 to a point 1.6 metres northeast of boundary No’s 75 & 77 to 81.

For the entire length of lay-by from the southern boundary of No’s 65 & 67 to the north-eastern flank wall of No.59.

  1. Bus Clearway – 7.30am – 11.45pm (east side);

From the south-western boundary of No.9 to a point 4.4 metres southwest of boundary No’s 5 & 7.

  1. Licensed Hackney Carriages (Parking Places for Taxis) – 11.45pm – Midnight – Midnight - 7.30am (outside bus operating times) (east side);

From the south-western boundary of No.9 to a point 4.4 metres southwest of boundary No’s 5 & 7.

A copy of the proposed Order, statement of the Council’s reasons for making the proposed Order, a map indicating the location and the effect and a copy of any other Orders which will be amended by the proposed Order may be examined on Mondays to Friday at The Kent County Council, Sessions House, Maidstone, ME14 1XQ, The Kent County Council, Highway, Transportation & Waste, Ashford Highway Depot, Henwood Industrial Estate, Unit 4 Javelin Way, Ashford, Kent TN24 8AD and at Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council, Gibson Building, Gibson Drive, Kings Hill West Malling, Kent ME19 4LZ during normal office hours or downloaded from the consultation document section below.

If you wish to offer support or object to the proposed Order you should send the grounds in writing to The TRO Co-ordinator, Schemes Planning & Delivery Team, Highways, Transportation & Waste, Kent County Council, Ashford Highway Depot, Henwood Industrial Estate, Javelin Way, Ashford, TN24 8AD or by email to TRO@kent.gov.uk by 12 noon Monday 20th August 2018.

This consultation has now closed.

Timeline

  • Opened
    27 Jul 2018 at 00:00
  • Closed
    20 Aug 2018 at 23:59
  • Response to be published

Details

Consulting Organisation Type Kent County Council
Consulting Organisation Name Kent County Council
District / Borough areas affected by the consultation Tonbridge & Malling
Consultation Topic Traffic, transport and roads
Consultation Methods Open responses (e.g. letters and email)
Contact Details

If you wish to offer support or object to the proposed Order you should send the grounds in writing to The TRO Co-ordinator, Schemes Planning & Delivery Team, Highways, Transportation & Waste, Kent County Council, Ashford Highway Depot, Henwood Industrial Estate, Javelin Way, Ashford, TN24 8AD or by email to TRO@kent.gov.uk by 12 noon Monday 20th August 2018.