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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/7622 Proposed Prohibition of Waiting, Loading and Stopping and On-Street Parking Places, Point Road, Canvey Island

This proposal is  to introduce a Prohibition of No Stopping or Waiting restrictions on Point Road, Canvey Island in the District of Castle Point

 

TRAF/7611 - Steeple Road Southminster, 30mph Speed Limit Extension

This proposal is to extend the existing 30mph Speed Limit north for a distance of approximately 105 metres on Steeple Road, Southminster, in the District of Maldon.

Plan Draft Order Intention Notice Statement of Reasons Closing Date: 20 August 2021

 

TRAF/7617 - Proposed Ban Right Turn, Little Waltham Road, Chelmsford

This proposal is to introduce a Banned Right Turn from Little Waltham Road into A120 Essex Regiment Way, Little Waltham in the City of Chelmsford

Plan Draft Order Intention Notice Statement of Reasons Closing Date: 27 August 2021

 

TRAF/7579 - Proposed 20mph Zone, Boars Tye Road, Silver End, Braintree

This proposal is to introduce a 20mph Zone on the Boars Tye Road Development, in the District of Braintree

Plan Intention Notice Statement Of Reasons Draft Order   Closing Date: 20 August 2021

 

TRAF/7620 - Proposed Prohibition of Waiting, Loading and Stopping and On-Street Parking Places, Braintree Road, Cressing

This proposal is to introduce a Prohibition of No Stopping or Waiting restrictions on Braintree Road, Cressing in the District of Braintree

 

TRAF/7530 - Proposed Prohibition of Waiting, Loading and Stopping) and (On-Street Parking Places) Whittington Road, Hutton

This proposal is to introduce a Prohibition of No Stopping or Waiting restrictions on Whittington Road, Hutton in the District of Brentwood

 

TRAF/7618 - Proposed 20mph Zone, Radwinter Road Development, Uttlesford

This proposal is to introduce a 20mph Zone on the Radwinter Road Development, Radwinter Road, in the District of Uttlesford

Plan Draft Order Intention Notice Statement of Reasons Closing Date: 13 August 2021

 

TRAF/7591 - Proposed  (Prohibition of Waiting and Stopping) and (On-Street Parking Places), Paringdon Road, Maunds Hatch, Harlow

This proposal is to introduce a Prohibition of No Stopping or Waiting restrictions on Paringdon Road from its junction with Maunds Hatch, Harlow in the District of Harlow.

 

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/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/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.