THE KENT COUNTY COUNCIL

(VARIOUS ROADS, THE BOROUGH OF SWALE)

(20MPH, 30MPH, 40MPH, 50MPH SPEED LIMITS AND DERESTRICTED ROADS)

AMENDMENT NO.12 ORDER 2018

Notice is hereby given that KENT COUNTY COUNCIL propose to make the above named Order under sections 1(1), 2(1) to (3), 3(2), 4(1) and (2), 32(1), 35(1), 45, 46, 49 and 53 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, and of all other enabling powers, and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Paragraph 20 of Schedule 9 to the Act:

The effect of the Order would be to introduce or reduce speed limits in the following sections of roads:

  1. To introduce a 20MPH speed limit in the following length of roads

Munsgore Lane, Borden 

From 60 metres south west of the junction with School Lane to the junction with Sunnyhill Road.

Sunnyhill Road, Borden -

From 200 metres north of the junction with Oad Street to the junction with Munsgore Lane.

  1. To introduce a 30MPH speed limit in the following length of road

Sunnyhill Road, Borden 

From the junction with Oad Street for a distance of 200 metres in a northerly direction.

  1. To introduce a 40MPH speed limit in the following length of roads

Staplehurst Road, Sittingbourne

From a point 51 metres west of the bridge over the Sittingbourne to Sheerness railway line to its junction with the Bobbing Interchange.

Boyces Hill, Newington Swale

From a point 24 metres east of the common boundary of number 1 and 2 Ellens Place, Boyces Hill in an easterly direction to its connection with Keycol Hill.

Keycol Hill, Newington Swale

From a point adjacent to the common boundary of the properties named Wallclea and Wakefield in a westerly direction to its connection with Boyces Hill.

Sheppey Way, Bobbing

From its junction with Parsonage Lane to its junction with the Bobbing Interchange and 54 metres southwest of the bridge over the Sittingbourne to Chatham railway line.

  1. To introduce a 50MPH speed limit in the following length of road

Sheppey Way, Bobbing 

From its junction with Key Street Roundabout to a point 54 metres southwest of the bridge over the Sittingbourne to Chatham railway line.

  1. To remove the 40MPH speed limit in the following length of roads

Boyces Hill, Newington Swale

From a point 24 metres east of the common boundary of numbers 1 and 2 Ellens Place, Boyces Hill in an easterly direction to its junction with Rook Lane.

Keycol Hill, Bobbing 

From its junction with Rook Lane south eastwards for a distance of 271 metres.

Sheppey Way, Bobbing

From its junction with Parsonage Lane southwards for a distance of 530 metres.

Staplehurst Road, Bobbing

From its junction with Bobbing Interchange eastwards for a distance of 50 metres.

  1. To remove the 50MPH speed limit in the following length of road

Staplehurst Road, Sittingbourne 

From a point 357 metres west of its junction with Windmill Road to appoint 50 metres east of its junction with the Bobbing Interchange.

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, Highways Depot, Javelin Way, Ashford, TN24 8AD and at The Kent County Council, County Hall Reception, Maidstone, ME14 1XQ or by downloaded from the Consultation Documents 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 1st October 2017.

This consultation has now closed.

Timeline

  • Opened
    7 Sep 2018 at 00:00
  • Closed
    1 Oct 2018 at 12:00
  • Response to be published

Details

Consulting Organisation Type Kent County Council
Consulting Organisation Name Kent County Council
District / Borough areas affected by the consultation Swale
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 1st October 2017.