Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 112, 2022

Gordon Road and Springhouse Road, Corringham

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, intends to make an Order the effect of which is to:

  • prohibit any vehicle from travelling along Springhouse Road between its mini roundabouts at its junctions with Southend Road and Gardener Avenue
  • prohibit any vehicle from travelling along Gordon Road from the north mini roundabout at its junction with Springhouse Road to the mini roundabout at its junction with The Sorrells
  • prohibit any vehicles parking at any time during the times of the order in the lay-by on the south kerb line between 85 and 107 Gordon Road

2) The purpose of the Order is to enable Thurrock Council to carry out carriageway resurfacing.

3) In this Order the lay-by is defined as the lay-by 30m west of its junction with The Sorrells for a distance of 65m in a westerly direction.

4) The alternative route for vehicles wishing to travel northwest on Springhouse Road will be southeast on Springhouse Road, Gordon Road, The Sorrells, Abbots Drive, Dunstable Roundabout and eastbound on Southend Road and vice versa for southeast vehicles. For vehicles wishing to travel northbound on Gordon Road from its junction with The Sorrells will be to follow the main diversion as above from The Sorrells. Access will be maintained for residents and businesses including the side roads and Hollymead, Rachael Clarke Close and Berkley Hill will have access via gatemen.

5) The Order will come into force on Monday 1 August at 10am. The closure will then be in force daily between the hours of 8am and 5pm until Thursday 4 August 2022. 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.

6) 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.

7) 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 21 July 2022