LONDON BOROUGH OF SUTTON ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984Notice ID: SUT1842245
London Borough of Sutton Public Notices
LONDON BOROUGH OF SUTTON ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984
1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Council of the London Borough of Sutton made the following Orders on 21 September 2020 under sections 9, 10, and 124 of and Part IV of Schedule 9 to the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984', as amended.
The Sutton (Prescribed Route) (Bus Gate Browning Avenue) (Experimental Order No. 25) Order 2020
The Sutton (Prescribed Route) (One-Way Lincoln Road) (Experimental Order No. 26) Order 2020
The Sutton (Charged-For Parking Places) (Amendment No. 33) Experimental Order No. 27) Order 2020; and
The Sutton (Free Parking Places, Loading Places and Waiting, Loading and Stopping Restrictions) (Amendment No. 33) Experimental Order No. 28) Order 2020.
2. The general effect of the Orders which will come into force on 21 September 2020 will be to on an experimental basis introduce:
- a Bus Gate in:
Browning Avenue located between its junctions with Lindsay Road and Ruskin Drive a 'bus gate' in which any vehicle, except buses, local buses and pedal cycles, are prohibited from proceeding through the bus gate from either side
- One-Way in:
Lincoln Road a north-westbound 'one-way' operation working with a mandatory contraflow cycle-lane at its junction with Green Lane in which all vehicles, except cycles using the contraflow cycle lane, are permitted to travel north-westward only
- double yellow line 'at any time' waiting restrictions in:
Browning Avenue in certain lengths between its junctions with Ruskin Drive and Lindsay Road (including removal of Footway Parking Bays)
Lincoln Road at its junction with Green Lane.
3. The Orders provides that in pursuance of section 10(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, the Group Manager for Highways and Transport of the Council of the London Borough of Sutton, or some other person authorised in that behalf by that officer may, if it appears to that officer or to that other person essential in the interests of the expeditious, convenient and safe movement of traffic, or of the provision of suitable and adequate parking facilities on the highway, or for preserving or improving the amenities of the area through which the road affected by these Orders runs, modify or suspend these Orders or any of its provisions save that no modification shall make an addition.
4. If the provisions of these Orders continue in operation for a period of not less than six months, the Council of the London Borough of Sutton will consider in due course whether the provisions of these Orders should be reproduced and continued in force indefinitely by means of Orders under section 6, 45, 46, 49, and 124 of Part IV of Schedule 9 of the said Act of 1984. Persons desiring to object to the making of such Orders for the purpose of such reproduction and continuation in force may, within the period of six months referred to above (ie by 20 March 2020), or within six months of the date on which any modification to these Orders may come into force.
5. If you would like to make comments on these Experimental Orders you can do so by filling in an on-line consultation from 21st September which can be found on http://bit.ly/WPark-EXP1092 where you can also view the made Experimental Traffic Order documents.
Alternatively please send them to The Technical Operations Team, Highways and Transport, Kingston & Sutton Shared Environment Service, London Borough of Sutton, 24 Denmark Road, Carshalton, Surrey, SM5 2JG by 20 March 2021 please quote the following reference EXP 1092.
6. A copy of these Orders, of the Council's Statement of Reasons for making these Orders and plans showing the locations and the effects of the Orders may be inspected at the Council's Civic Offices, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, Surrey, SM1 1EA between 9am and 5pm on Monday to Friday. Copies can also be obtained by calling 020 8770 5000.
These documents can also be found on www.sutton.gov.uk/trafficpublicnotices under "view our Experimental Traffic Order Consultations" selecting "Notice of Making Experimental Traffic Orders" and then "EXP 1092".
7. If any person wishes to question the validity of the Orders or of any of their provisions on the grounds that they are not within the powers conferred by the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, or that any requirement of the said Act of 1984 or of any instrument made under the said Act of 1984 has not been complied with, that person may, within 6 weeks from the date on which the Orders are made, apply for the purpose to the High Court.
8. FURTHER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Council of London Borough of Sutton, as part of this proposal, and by the powers conferred under section 15 of the Greater London Council (General Powers) Act 1974 is resolving removal of the footway parking exemption outside No. 175 Browning Avenue.
Group Manager Highways and Transport Dated: 10 September 2020
Note: Persons responding to the Experimental Orders should be aware that the Council may be legally obliged to disclose the information provided to third parties