Notice of Temporary Closure of A22 for Tree Works – 18 January onwards

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Reference: ME-919575 – Surrey Highways: TRO Caterham By-Pass (A22) Caterham

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NOTICE – Surrey County Council Caterham By-Pass (A22) Caterham Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Notice 2021

SURREY COUNTY COUNCIL IN EXERCISE OF ITS POWERS UNDER SECTION 14 (2) OF The Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (“The Act”) and of all other enabling powers hereby gives notice that no person shall cause or permit any vehicle to enter or proceed in that length of the northbound carriageway of Caterham By-Pass (A22) Caterham that extends from the its junction with (D1444) Tillingdown Lane to its junction with (A22) Wapses Lodge Roundabout. The alternative route for all northbound vehicles will be via (B2030) Godstone Road; and (B2208) Croydon Road.

This Notice is required to enable County Tree Surgeons on behalf of Surrey County Council to carry out Arboriculture Works for Ash Die Back in the length of the road described above. The Notice will commence on 18 January 2021 for a period of up to 21 days however the works are anticipated to be completed within 6 days of this 21 day notice between the hours of 09.30am and 3.30pm. Advanced warning signs will be displayed and the temporary closure will only operate when the relevant traffic signs are displayed.

Due to the nature of the works and to avoid danger to the public there will be no access through the closure. All vehicular traffic will be required to follow the diversion route listed above. In the event that it is necessary to restrict any access at any time, under section 3 of The Act access may only be restricted for a maximum period of 8 hours in any 24 hour period.

The prohibition referred to above will not apply: –
a) in respect of anything done with the permission or at the direction of a police constable in uniform;
b) in respect of anything done in accordance with any restriction or requirement indicated by traffic signs placed on the highway by or on behalf of the Police;
c) to any vehicle being used in connection with the works.

DATED: 18 January 2021
Authorising Officer: Richard Bolton
Local Highway Services Group Manager

Enquiries to: – Traffic Regulation Orders Team, Hazel House, Merrow Lane, Guildford, Surrey GU4 7BQ
For further information please call 0300 200 1003

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