Wednesday, 20 February 2013

Community Notice: Upcoming Temporary Road Closures

Between March 4th and March 8th the following roads, in Earley, will be temporarily closed to enable Scottish and Southern Energy contractors to dismantle overhead power lines and pylons in safety:

- Robindale Avenue
- Gipsy Lane
- Hillside Road 
- Dunaways Close
The reason for the disruption is to enable Scottish and Southern Energy contractors to dismantle overhead power lines and pylons in safety.

The restrictions will not be in effect during peak hours, and access to properties and businesses within the boundary of the closures will be maintained at all times.

In more detail, the road closures will:
  • Prohibit any vehicle from proceeding along Robindale Avenue, Earley, between its junctions with Finch Road and Sutcliffe Avenue; The alternative route for all vehicles affected by the restriction above shall be via Finch Road, Silverdale Road and Hillside Road, or by this route in reverse.
  • Prohibit any vehicle from proceeding along Hillside Road, Earley between its junctions with Roman Way and Silverdale Road; The alternative route for all vehicles affected by the restriction above shall be via Silverdale Road, Gipsy Lane, Meadow Road and Roman Way, or by this route in reverse.
  • Prohibit any vehicle from proceeding along Dunaways Close, Earley from its junction with Hillside Road for its entirety;
  • Prohibit any vehicle from proceeding along Gipsy Lane, Earley between its junctions with Meadow Road and Silverdale Road. The alternative route for all vehicles affected by the restriction in above shall be via Gipsy Lane (southern section), Rushey Way, Toseland Way, Mill Lane and Gipsy Lane (north-eastern section), or by this route in reverse.
Note: The restrictions to vehicular traffic will only be in effect whilst the necessary signs are displayed. Items 1, 2 and 4 shall not be in effect simultaneously.