THE BARNET (PRESCRIBED ROUTE) (EXPERIMENTAL) (NO.1) TRAFFIC ORDER 2018 THE BARNET (WAITING AND LOADING RESTRICTION) (CIVIL ENFORCEMENT AREA) (EXPERIMENTAL) (NO.1) TRAFFIC ORDER 2018Notice ID: MF0268637
LONDON BOROUGH OF BARNET
THE BARNET (PRESCRIBED ROUTE) (EXPERIMENTAL) (NO.1) TRAFFIC ORDER 2018 THE BARNET (WAITING AND LOADING RESTRICTION) (CIVIL ENFORCEMENT AREA) (EXPERIMENTAL) (NO.1) TRAFFIC ORDER 2018
NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN that the Council of the London Borough of Barnet, on the 29th March 2018 have made the above mentioned Orders ("The Orders") under Section 9ofThe Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other enabling powers.
In order to address concerns regarding the level of traffic turning from Finchley Road NW2 into Briardale Gardens NW3 and Pattison Road NW2 and therefore addressing concerns about safety for pedestrians attempting to cross at the junctions, the general effect of the Prescribed Route Order will be to, on an experimental basis, to introduce the following measures:
1. Prohibition of motorists travelling on Finchley Road from turning into Briardale Gardens between the hours of 6am and 10.30am, and 3pm and 8.30pm, Mondays to Fridays.
2. Prohibition of motorists travelling on Finchley Road from turning into Pattison Road between the hours of 6am and 10.30am, and 3pm and 8.30pm, Mondays to Fridays.
In order to improve safety and traffic flow at the junctions of Finchley Road and Pattison Road and Pattison Road and Hermitage Lane, the general effect of the Waiting and Loading Order will be, on an experimental basis, to:
1. Introduce 'at any time' waiting restrictions at the junction of Finchley Road and Pattison Road, by upgrading the existing Monday to Saturday 7am to 7pm waiting restrictions.
2. Introduce 'at any time' waiting restrictions at the junction of Pattison Road and Hermitage Lane, by upgrading the existing Monday to Saturday 10am to 11am waiting restrictions
The Orders 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, ifitappears 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. Copies of the Orders, which come into operation on Monday 9th April 2018, aplan of the relevant areas and the Council's Statements of Reasons for making the Orders can be inspected between 9am and 5pm on Mondays to Fridays (Bank Holidays and Public Holidays excepted) inclusive for aperiod of 6monthsfromthe date on which this notice is published at:
(a) Design Team, 11th Floor, Barnet House, 1255 High Road, Whetstone, London N20 0EJ;
(b) Reception, Hendon Town Hall,The Burroughs, London NW4 4BQ.
Further information may be obtained by telephoning theDesign 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 Orders continues in operation for aperiod of not less than six months, the Council will consider in due course whether the provisions of the Orders should be reproduced and continued in force indefinitely. Anyonewho wishes to object to the making of such Orders for the purpose of such reproduction and continuation in force may,withinthe period of six months from the date on which the Orders came into operation, send astatement in writing of their objection and the grounds thereof to the Design Team, 11th Floor, Barnet House, 1255 High Road, Whetstone, London N20 0EJ or via email to email@example.com. Dated this 29th March 2018
Jamie Blake Strategic Director for Environment