A303 TRUNK ROAD (SALISBURY ROAD INTERCHANGE TO OVERTON ROAD INTERCHANGE) TEMPORARY TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONSNotice ID: MFN0591201
A303 TRUNK ROAD (SALISBURY ROAD INTERCHANGE TO OVERTON ROAD INTERCHANGE)
TEMPORARY TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS
Notice is hereby given that Highways England Company Limited intends to make an Order on the A303 Trunk Road in the County of Hampshire, under Section 14(1)(a) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 because works are proposed to be executed on the road. The effect of the Order would be to:-
1. authorise the overnight closure of the A303 eastbound between Bullington Cross (A30/A34) and Overton Road Interchange, all slip roads leading to and from this length, and all side roads at junction with this length;
2. authorise the 24-hour closure of the lay-bys located between the eastbound carriageway of the A303 between Salisbury Road Interchange (A343) and Overton Road Interchange.
3. impose a 24-hour 50mph speed limit on -
(a) the eastbound carriageway of the A303 between centreline of Hundred Acre Overbridge and 700 metres west of the centreline of Picket Twenty Underbridge; and
(b) the eastbound carriageway of the A303 between points 1085m and 3685m east of the entry slip road at Bullington Cross Interchange.
These measures would be in the interests of road safety while contractors undertake sign works, carriageway work, drainage works, vegetation clearance and all associated works. It is expected that the work would last for approximately 4 weeks starting on or after Friday 29th January 2021. The overnight closures would take place between 21:00 and 06:00 (maximum period). The Order would come into force on 27th January 2021 and have a maximum duration of eighteen months. Through traffic affected by the closure would be diverted using the A34 and M3. Non-motorway traffic would be diverted using the A34 and A33. The temporary closures and speed limit would be clearly indicated by traffic signs when they are in operation during the works period.
J Downham, an Official of Highways England Co Ltd.
Highways England Company Limited,
(Company No. 9346363). Registered Office:
Bridge House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4LZ. A company registered in England and Wales.
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