Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 103, 2022

Toronto Road, Tilbury

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 travelling along Toronto Road from its junction with Calcutta Road for a distance of approximately 45m in a northerly direction

2) The purpose of the Order is to enable contractors to carry out work on electrical cables on behalf of UKPN.

3) The alternative route for southbound vehicles is Lansdowne Road and Calcutta Road and vice versa for northbound vehicles. Access will be maintained for residents.

4) The Order will come into force on Monday 25 July 2022 at 10am and will be in force continuously until Friday 29 July 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 30 June 2022