THE BOROUGH OF BLACKBURN WITH DARWEN (WHALLEY RANGE, BLACKBURN) (TEMPORARY CLOSURE) ORDER 2018Notice ID: WAR0454232
THE BOROUGH OF BLACKBURN WITH DARWEN (WHALLEY RANGE, BLACKBURN) (TEMPORARY CLOSURE) ORDER 2018
NOTICE is hereby given that the Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council, made the above Order under Section 14(1 )(a) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 to enable works to install sewer monitoring equipment to be carried out.
The effect of the Order is to close Whalley Range, Blackburn, to all vehicular traffic from its junction with Brookhouse Lane to a point opposite 104 Whalley Range. The further effect of the Order is to close Whalley Range, Blackburn, to all vehicular traffic from a point 25 metres south-west of a point opposite 140 Whalley Range for a distance of 50 metres in a north-easterly direction.
The diversion route for affected traffic will be via Brookhouse Lane, Whalley New Road (A666) and Whalley Range, and vice versa.
The Order will come into force on Monday, 19th February 2018, and shall continue in force for a period of eighteen months or until the works are completed whichever is the earlier. However, it is anticipated that the works will be completed by Sunday 25th February 2018. It is planned that the works will be carried out in two stages - the first section of the closure (from the junction with Brookhouse Lane) will run 19th - 21st February, and the second section (from a point opposite 140 Whalley Range) will run 22nd - 25th February.
Any queries concerning the closure should be made by telephoning Capita Highways (on behalf of Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council) on 01254 - 273307.
This will be a full closure, there will not be access for pedestrians or emergency vehicles.
DATED this 15th day of February 2018
Director of Human Resources, Legal & Corporate Services Town Hall, BLACKBURN, BB1 7DY