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Notice ID: MF0287087

Notice effective from
26th July 2018 to 25th August 2018

Dorset County Council
Temporary 40mph Speed Limit Order, A338, Christchurch (Including Slip Roads).
DORSET COUNTY COUNCIL in partnership with BOURNEMOUTH BOROUGH COUNCIL intend, not less than seven days from the date of this notice, to make an Order under Section 14 [1] of the Road Traffic Regulations Act 1984, as amended. The order is needed in order to comply with Health and Safety Regulations, which require the provision of safe working areas and to minimise the likelihood of danger to Highway Users. The order will come into operation at 20:00hrs on 12th August 2018 and will remain in force for 18 months, with the estimated date being 09th February 2020 at 23:59hrs.
The order is to create a safer working area for Dorset County Council and Bournemouth Borough Council (in partnership) whilst they carry out major maintenance and improvement works which include bridge pier protection works. The effect of the order is as follows;
[1] To impose a temporary40mph speed limit upon A338, CHRISTCHURCH on both sides of the carriageway from approximately a location near the end of the Quarry on slip, (located on the Southbound carriageway) to approximately a location near the end of the Cooper Dean off slip (located on the Northbound carriageway), a distance of approximately 4300 metres. The speed limit will be operation as and when indicated by the signs on site.
[2] To impose a temporary 40mph speed limit upon the A338, Cooper Dean
Northbound on slip, and the A338, Cooper Dean Southbound off slip. The speed
limit will be operation as and when indicated by the signs on site.
[3] To impose a temporary 40mph speed limit upon all slip roads at Blackwater
junction between B3073, Christchurch Road, and A338, Christchurch. The speed
limit will be operation as and when indicated by the signs on site.
If you would like further information about the work being undertaken, please
call Dorset County Council, Highway Improvements Team on 01305 225337.
For further information concerning this order please call Dorset Highways
Traffic Team on 01305 221020.
Dated: 26July 2018.
MIKE HARRIES, Director for Environment and the Economy, County Hall, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1XJ.

Attachments

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Dorset County Council

County Hall , Colliton Park , Dorchester , Dorset , DT1 1XJ

http://www.dorsetforyou.com/ 01305 251 000

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