M3 MOTORWAY - NEAR BASINGSTOKE TEMPORARY TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONSNotice ID: MF0204035
M3 MOTORWAY - NEAR BASINGSTOKE TEMPORARY TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS
Notice is hereby given that Highways England Company Limited has made an Order on the M3 Motorway in the County of Hampshire, under Section 14(1)(a) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, because works are proposed to be executed on the road. The effect of the Order is to:-
a) authorise the phased overnight closure of -
i) the London-bound carriageway of the M3 between Junction 7 (A30) and Junction 6 (A339); and
ii) all the roads leading to and from the carriageway described in i) above;
b) impose a 24-hour 50mph speed limit on the carriageway and slip roads described in a) above when they are open; and
c) authorise overnight hard shoulder running adjacent to the carriageway described in a) i) above when it is open.
These measures are in the interests of road safety while contractors undertake carriageway repairs, resurfacing and associated works, road marking, stud and loop replacement, drainage work, bridge and asset inspections and surveys and vegetation clearance. It is expected that the work will last for approximately 3 weeks starting on or after Monday 20th March 2017. The overnight closures will take place between 21:00 and 06:00 (maximum period). The Order will come into force on 18 March 2017 and have a maximum duration of eighteen months.
Traffic affected by the closure will be diverted
using the A30 and A339.
The closures, speed restriction and hard shoulder running will be clearly indicated by traffic signs when they are in operation during the works period.
M Taylor, an Official of Highways
England Co Ltd.
Highways England Company Limited,
(Company No. 9346363). Registered Office:
Bridge House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford,
Surrey, GU1 4LZ. A company registered in
England and Wales.
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