Permanent traffic order: Stanthorne - Coalpit Lane and Birch Lane (proposed 40mph and 50mph speed limit)

Permanent traffic order

Notice is hereby given that the Cheshire West and Chester Borough Council propose to make an Order under Section 84 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and of all other enabling powers.

The effect of the order will be to introduce a reduced speed limit on Coal Pit lane and Birch Lane. The new proposed limits are set out in the schedules below.
Full details showing the proposals are contained in the draft order which, together with a map showing the affected area; the Council’s statement of reasons for making the order and a copy of this Notice, may be examined during the usual office hours at the following offices:
  • Winsford Area Highways Office, Phoenix House, Clough Road, Winsford, CW7 4BD; 
  • The One Stop Shop, Cheshire West and Chester Borough Council, Wyvern House, The Drumber, Winsford, Cheshire CW7 1AH;
  • Cheshire West and Chester Borough Council’s Information Centre at 1 The Arcade, Northwich CW9 5AS.
All objections and other representations relating to the Order must be made in writing and objections must specify the grounds on which they are made, to the undersigned quoting reference TRO 2037 by 2 August 2018.

Schedule one

50mph speed limit
  • Coal Pit Lane from a point 200 metres south of the canal bridge to its junction with Clive Green Lane

Schedule two

40mph speed limit
  • Coal Pit Lane from its junction with the A54 to a point 200 metres south of the canal bridge
  • Birch Lane from the existing 30mph speed limit to its junction with Coal Pit Lane
Kieran Collins (Ref: TRO 2037)
Highways Commissioner 
Winsford Area Highways Office
Phoenix House
Clough Road
Telephone: 0300 123 7036

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