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Traffic Regulation Orders

A Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) is a legal order. It enables the county council, as the highway authority, to manage traffic in the county. Examples of TROs includes parking restrictions, speed limits, one-way streets, weight restrictions, no right/left turns and loading bays. The following is a list of recent traffic regulation order proposals which are currently under consultation. Please forward any comments or objections by email.

Current Traffic Regulation Orders under consultation

 

TRAF/7585 - Proposed 20mph Speed Zone and 40mph Speed Limit, Limebrook Way, A414 Wycke Hill, Maldon

This proposal is to introduce a 20mph Speed Zone on the Limebrook Way estate and a 40mph Speed Limit on Ben Cobey Avenue, Maldon in the District of Maldon

 

TRAF/7587 - Proposed revocation of Byway 9 & 10, Black Notley, Braintree

This proposal is to revocate Seasonal Prohibition of Driving (1 November - 31 March) on Byway 9 and Byway 10 in Black Notley in the District of Braintree.

 

TRAF/7441 - Proposed No Waiting At Any Time Restrictions & 24hr Loading Bay Only Parking Restriction, Chesterwell Development, Colchester

This proposal is to introduce a  No Waiting at Any Time Restrictionsand a 24 Hour Loading Bay Only Restriction on various Roads in the Chesterwell Development, in the Borough of Colchester

 

TRAF/7574 - Proposed 20MPH Zone, No Waiting At Any Time Restrictions & Prohibition of Motor Vehicles, Broomfield, Chelmsford

This proposal is to introduce a 20mph Zone Order, Prohibition of Motorised Vehicles Order as well as accompanying No Waiting at Any Time Restrictions on the Channels Development, Broomfield in the City of Chelmsford

 

TRAF/7565 -  Revoke 'Permit Holders Parking' to Implement 'Disabled Parking Bays', Colchester

This proposal is to revoke sections of 'Permit Parking Holders Only' areas: B1 / C1 / C2, to implement 'Diabled Badge Holders Only' bays on various roads in Colchester. 

Plan Intention Notice Statement of Reasons Draft Order Closing Date:  18 June 2021

 

TRAF/7568 - Proposed Prohibition of Motor Vehicles and No Waiting at Any Time Restrictions, Rectory Lane, Witham 

This proposal is to introduce a Prohibition of Motorised Vehicles Order as well as accompanying No Waiting at Any Time Restrictions on Rectory Lane, Witham in the District of Braintree.

 

TRAF/7506 - One Way - St Nicholas Street, Colchester

This proposal is to introduce 'One Way' restriction on St Nicholas Street, Colchester 

 

TRAF/7554 - Experimental Prohibition of Motor Vehicles, Wake Road (known locally as Manor Road), High Beech, Waltham Abbey in the District of Epping Forest

This proposal is as a result of a request received from the Epping Forest District Council Community Safety Partnership, funded by the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Essex and supported by the City of London Corporation to close Wake Road to motor vehicles overnight following recorded anti-social behaviour and criminal activity. This will be undertaken as a trial period and will enable an informed assessment to be made as to the impacts for all road users, before a decision is made as to whether a permanent restriction should be introduced.

Plan Order Has Made Statement Of Reasons Closing Date: 31 October 2021

 

TRAF/7531 To revoke a Section of Permit Holders Parking, to Implement Waiting Restrictions, in the District of Epping Forest

This proposal is to remove a small length of 'Permit Holders Parking', so as to implement ‘No Waiting Mon-Fri 1pm-2pm’ on Forest Edge, Buckhurst Hill

 

TRAF/7536 Revocation of Disabled Parking Bays in the District of Tendring

This proposal is to revoke a number of Disabled Parking Bays - in various locations in Harwich and Clacton

 

TRAF/7556 - Experimental Prohibition of Motor Vehicles Saturday Only 5AM - 6PM, Wickford, in the Borough of Basildon

A request has been received from Basildon Borough Council to close Wickford High Street to motor vehicles on Saturdays to facilitate a weekly market in the High Street. Funding acquired by Basildon Borough Council has facilitated this opportunity and the trial period will enable an informed assessment to be made as to the impacts for residents, businesses and road users.

Has Made Notice Draft Order Statement of Reasons Plan Closing Date: 06 November 2021 

 


 

 

TRAF/7548 - Proposed Bus Gate, Unnamed Road Off Rickstones Road, Witham

This proposal seeks to implement a bus gate on the Unnamed Road Off Rickstones Road, Witham in the District of Braintree

 

TRAF/7486 - Experimental E Scooter Trial for Cycle Tracks/Cycle Lanes - District of Tendring

Following a successful Department bid Essex County Council has partnered with SPIN to trial for a maximum of a 12 month period permitting electric scooters to use road spaces restricted for certain vehicle classes and types encouraging the promotion of alternative travel measures in line with Government guidance to ease the burden on the transport network and provide additional capacity.

 

TRAF/7476 - Experimental E Scooter Trial for Cycle Tracks/Cycle Lanes - Borough of Colchester

Following a successful Department bid Essex County Council has partnered with SPIN to trial for a maximum of a 12 month period permitting electric scooters to use road spaces restricted for certain vehicle classes and types encouraging the promotion of alternative travel measures in line with Government guidance in order to ease the burden on the transport network and provide additional capacity.

 

TRAF7467 - Experimental E-Scooter Trial for Cycle Tracks/Cycle Lanes - Chelmsford District

Following a successful Department bid Essex County Council has partnered with SPIN to trial for a maximum of a 12 month period permitting electric scooters to use road spaces restricted for certain vehicle classes and types encouraging the promotion of alternative travel measures in line with Government guidance in order to ease the burden on the transport network and provide additional capacity.

 

TRAF/7457 - Experimental E-Scooter Trial for Cycle Tracks/Cycle Lanes - Borough of Braintree

Following a successful Department bid Essex County Council has partnered with SPIN to trial for a maximum of 12 month period permitting electric scooters to use road spaces restricted for certain vehicle classes and types encouraging the promotion of alternative travel measures in line with Government guidance in order to ease the burden on the transport network and provide additional capacity.

 

TRAF/7456 - Experimental E-Scooter Trial for Cycle Tracks/Cycle Lanes - Brentwood Borough

Following a successful Department bid Essex County Council has partnered with SPIN to trial for a maximum of 12 month period permitting electric scooters to use road spaces restricted for certain vehicle classes and types encouraging the promotion of alternative travel measures in line with Government guidance in order to ease the burden on the transport network and provide additional transport capacity.