A31 TRUNK ROAD (M27 JUNCTION 2 TO ASHLEY HEATH ROUNDABOUT) TEMPORARY TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONSNotice ID: MF0511336
A31 TRUNK ROAD (M27 JUNCTION 2 TO ASHLEY HEATH ROUNDABOUT) TEMPORARY TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS
Notice is hereby given that Highways England Company Limited intends to make an Order on the A31 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, in phases, to:-
1. authorise the overnight closure of -
(a) the westbound carriageway of the A31 between M27 Junction 2 and Picket Post;
(b) the eastbound carriageway of the A31 between Ashley Heath Roundabout and M27 Junction 1;
(c) all slip roads leading to and from the lengths of carriageway in 1. (a) and (b) above; and
(d) all side roads at junction with the lengths of carriageway in 1. (a) and (b) above.
2. impose an overnight 50 mph speed limit on -
(a) the westbound carriageway of the A31 between a point 100 metres east of the entry slip road at M27 Junction 1 and a point 200 metres east of the exit slip road at Picket Post;
(b) the eastbound carriageway of the A31 between a point 2000 metres east of the entry slip road at Picket Post and a point 100 metres east of the entry slip road at M27 Junction 1; and
(c) all slip roads leading to and from the lengths of carriageway described in 2. (a) and (b) above.
3. authorise the 24-hour closure of any lay-by adjacent to the lengths of carriageway described in 1. (a) and (b) above.
These measures would be in the interests of road safety while contractors undertake installation of new emergency crossing points, carriageway works, highways maintenance works and all associated works.
It is expected that the work would last for approximately 7 weeks starting on or after Monday 7th October 2019. The overnight closures would take place between 21:00 and 06:00 (maximum period).
The Order would come into force on 5th October 2019 and have a maximum duration of eighteen months.
Traffic affected by the closures would be diverted using A36 and the A338.
The temporary speed limits, closures and diversion routes 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. Ref: HE/SE/2019/A31/202 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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