Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 022, 2023

Old Church Hill, Langdon Hills

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 Old Church Hill from a point approximately 440m west of its junction with South Hill for a distance of approximately 240m in a west direction

2. The purpose of the Order is to enable BT to carry out a replacement of a telegraph pole.

3. The alternative route for westbound vehicles is South Hill and Lower Dunton Road and vice versa for eastbound vehicles.  Access will be maintained for residents.

4. The Order will come into force on Wednesday 1 March 2023 at 8am for the one day until 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 2 February 2023