Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 028, 2023

Rainbow Road, Chafford Hundred

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 Rainbow Road from a point approximately 88m south of its junction with Hepburn Close for a distance of approximately 30m in a south direction

2) The purpose of the Order is to enable Essex and Suffolk Water to carry out repairs to their apparatus.

3) The alternative route for northbound vehicles will be Warren Lane, Clockhouse Lane, Drake Road, Devonshire Road, Elizabeth Road, Treacle Mine Roundabout, Arterial Road westbound, Burghley Road, Flemming Road and Saffron Road and vice versa for southbound vehicles. Access will be maintained for residents.

4) The Order will come into force on Tuesday 30 May 2023 at 8am and will remain in force continuously until Monday 12 June 2023 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, Acting Assistant Director – Highways, Fleet and Logistics
Publication date: 
Thursday 27 April 2023