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ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 -SECTION 14 THE A66 TRUNK ROAD (SCOTCH CORNER INTERCHANGE TO BOWES INTERCHANGE) (TEMPORARY RESTRICTION AND PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC)

Notice ID: MF0532559

Notice effective from
27th December 2019 to 26th January 2020

ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 -SECTION 14 THE A66 TRUNK ROAD (SCOTCH CORNER INTERCHANGE TO BOWES INTERCHANGE) (TEMPORARY RESTRICTION AND PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC)
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that Highways England Company Limited intends to make an Order on the A66 Trunk Road, in the Counties of North Yorkshire and County Durham, to enable parapet replacement, carriageway resurfacing, road marking, vegetation clearance and rail fence erection works to be carried out in safety. The works are expected to start on Thursday 23 January 2020 for 4 weeks, or until completed. The effect of the Order will be to impose, between 8pm and 6am, at times during the works, to impose a temporary:
(i) 50mph and 40mph and 10mph speed restriction on the A66 eastbound carriageway from 1100 metres west of Clint overbridge to the eastbound exit slip road Bowes Interchange, a distance of 1573 metres;

(ii) 50mph and 10mph speed restriction on the A66 westbound carriageway from 1925 metres east of Bowes Interchange to a 2895 metres east of Bowes Interchange, a distance of 970 metres;

(iii) 40mph and 10mph speed restriction on the A66 eastbound carriageway from 1100 metres west of Clint overbridge to the eastbound exit slip road at Bowes Interchange, a distance of 1573 metres;

(iv) 40mph and 10mph speed restriction on the A66 carriageway from the eastbound exit slip road at Bowes Interchange to a point 1948 metres east of the eastbound exit slip road at Bowes Interchange, a distance of 1948 metres;
The 10mph speed restriction will only apply when, for safety reasons, traffic has to be escorted through the works by a highway maintenance vehicle. sideroad
It will be necessary, between 8pm and 6am, at times during the works, to:

(i) Close the A66 eastbound and westbound carriageway from the westbound entry slip road at Scotch Corner Interchange to the eastbound exit slip road at Bowes Interchange, a distance of 25000 metres;

(ii) close the gap in the A66 central reserve at Bowes Interchange approximately 525 metres west of Clint overbridge; and

(iii) ban vehicles from entering or leaving the A66 eastbound and westbound carriageways at their junctions with New Lane, Waitlands Lane, Collier Lane, Fox Hall Inn, Fox Hall Cottage, Fox Grove and Foxwell Cottage.
During the closures suitable signed alternative routes will be available.
It will also be necessary, for 24 hours a day, for the duration of the works, to close the laybys adjacent situated adjacent to the carriageway mentioned in (v).
Traffic management other than at layby closures will be in force between 8pm and 6am and traffic signs will indicate the extent of the restrictions (which will not apply to emergency service vehicles or special forces vehicles) and prohibitions (which will not apply to emergency service vehicles or vehicles being used in connection with the said works or for winter maintenance or traffic officer purposes). Access will be maintained at all times to premises and property which are accessible from, and only from, the A66. The Order comes into force on 22 January 2020 and has a maximum duration of eighteen months. The contact for any further information about this notice is Craig Nicholson, telephone: 0300 470 2497, e-mail:

jill.thornhill@highwaysengland.co.uk


RICHARD FOXTON, Highways England,
3 South, Lateral, 8 City Walk, LEEDS, LS11 9AT.

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