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Various Roads in Barnet, Experimental Introduction Of Weight Restrictions For Large Vehicles

Notice ID: MFN0658645

Notice effective from
12th May 2022 to 11th June 2022


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Council of the London Borough of Barnet has, on 12th May 2022 made the above-mentioned Orders under Sections 9 to the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other enabling powers. As part of a variety of measures designed to address concerns about large vehicles travelling on local roads, speeding traffic, and improve general road safety, the general effect of the Orders would be, on an experimental basis, to:

1. introduce a weight restriction limit of 5 tonnes on the length of roads specified below to operate at all times: Quantock Gardens NW2 - entire length; Cotswold Gardens NW2 - entire length; Grampian Gardens NW2 - entire length; Cleveland Gardens NW2 - entire length; Pennine Drive NW2 - entire length; Cumbrian Gardens NW2 - entire length; Cheviot Gardens NW2 - entire length; Chiltern Gardens NW2 - entire length; Cotswold Gate NW2 - entire length; Mendip Drive NW2 - entire length; Purbeck Drive NW2 - entire length; Pennine Lane NW2 - entire length; Thorverton Road NW2 - entire length; Gillingham Road NW2 -entire length; Somerton Road NW2 - entire length; Dersingham Road NW2 - entire length; Caddington Road NW2 - entire length; Greenfield Gardens NW2 - entire length; Sanderstead Avenue NW2 - entire length; Purley Avenue NW2 - entire length.

2. introduce a weight restriction limit of 5 tonnes on the length of roads specified below to operate between 7am to 11am on Mondays to Fridays and also between 00:01 on Saturdays to 23:59 on Sundays The Vale NW11 - between its junctions with A41Hendon Way and Claremont Road; Woodvale Way NW11 - entire length; Pentland Close NW11 - entire length

3. Introduce a new length of 'at any time' waiting restriction approximately 79 metres in length on the southwest side of Claremont Road NW2 between the junction of The Vale and the junction of Brent Terrace.

Whilst the order is in force The Barnet (Weight Restriction (No.2) Traffic Order 2017 will be suspended.
The Order provide that, in pursuance of section 10(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, the Chief Executive of the Council or some person authorised in that behalf by him, may, if it appears to him essential in the interests of the expeditious, convenient and safe movement of traffic or for preserving or improving the amenities of the area through which any road affected by the Orders run, modify or suspend the operation of the Orders or any provision thereof. A copy of the Order, which will come into operation on 19th May 2022, a plan of the relevant areas and the Council's Statements of Reasons for making the Order can be obtained for a period of 6 months from the date on which this notice is published by emailing traffic. or by writing to the Design Team, Highways Section, 6th Floor, 2 Bristol Avenue, Colindale, London NW9 4EW, quoting reference: The Vale Experimental scheme Made 2022 10 and 2022 11 Further information may be obtained by telephoning the Design Team on 020 8359 3555. Any person wishing to question the validity of the Orders or any of their provisions on the grounds that they are not within the relevant powers of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 or that any of the relevant requirements thereof or of any regulation made there-under have not been complied with in relation to the Orders may within six weeks of the date on which the Orders were made, make application for the purpose to the High Court. If the provisions of the Order continue in operation for a period of not less than six months, the Council will consider in due course whether the provisions of the Order should be reproduced and continued in force indefinitely. Anyone who wishes to object to the making of such Order for the purpose of such reproduction and continuation in force may, within the period of six months from the date on which the Order came into operation, send a statement in writing of their objection and the grounds thereof to Design Team, 2 Bristol Avenue, Colindale, London, NW9 4EW or survey monkey at https://www.surveymonkey. []
Dated this 12th May 2022
Ian Edser,
Director of Highways and Transportation, Customer and Place, 2 Bristol Avenue, Colindale, London, NW9 4EW


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London Borough of Barnet

North London Business Park , Oakleigh Road South , London , N11 1NP 020 8359 2000


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