Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 196, 2022

Doesgate Lane, Bulphan

1) The Borough Council of Thurrock, in exercise of their powers under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other powers, has made an Order the effect of which is to:

  • prohibit any vehicle from travelling along Doesgate Lane in both directions from its junction with Lower Dunton Road for a distance of approximately 330m in a west direction

2) The purpose of the Order is to enable ESP Pipelines to carryout connection to the gas main for the new housing development.

3) The alternative route for eastbound vehicles will be Bulphan Bypass southbound (A128), Orsett Cock Interchange, A13 Eastbound, The Manorway Interchange, North Hill (B1007) and Lower Dunton Road and vice versa for westbound vehicles. Access will be maintained for residents.

4) The Order will come into force on Monday 19 December 2022 at 8am and will be in force continuously until Friday 23 December 2022 at 5pm. It only applies to those days and times when indicated on site by the presence of the appropriate traffic signs in accordance with The Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2016.

5) It is expected that the works will be completed within the above times, however the Order will continue in force for a period not exceeding 18 months or until the works have been completed, whichever is the sooner.

6) If the works are not completed within 18 months, the Order may be extended for a longer period with the approval of the Secretary of State.

Peter Wright, Strategic Lead – Highways Infrastructure
Publication date: 
Thursday 1 December 2022