M27 MOTORWAY AND A31 TRUNK ROAD (HAMPSHIRE AND DORSET) TEMPORARY TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONSNotice ID: MF0276019
M27 MOTORWAY AND A31 TRUNK ROAD (HAMPSHIRE AND DORSET) TEMPORARY TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS
Notice is hereby given that Highways England Company Limited has made an Order on the M27 Motorway and the A31 Trunk Road in the Counties of Dorset and Hampshire and the Unitary Authority of Poole, 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 will be, in alternate phases, to authorise:-
1. the overnight closure of -
(a) both carriageways of the M27 and the A31 between M27 Junction 2 (A35/A326) and Bere Regis roundabout (A35), and all slip roads leading to and from this length;
(b) all side roads at junction with the lengths of carriageway and slip roads described in 1. (a) above; and
(c) all bus stops adjacent to the lengths of carriageway and slip roads described in 1. (a) above.
2. the 24-hour closure of all lay-bys adjacent to the lengths of carriageway and slip roads described in 1. (a) above.
These measures will be in the interests of road safety while contractors undertake road marking renewal, road stud replacement, highway maintenance activities and all associated works.
It is expected that the work will last for approximately 4 nights starting on or after Monday 28th May 2018. The overnight closures will take place between 21:00 and 06:00 (maximum period).
The Order will come into force on 26th May 2018 and have a maximum duration of eighteen months. Traffic affected by the closures will be diverted using the A35, A326, A338, A341, A347, A348,
A349, A350, A3060, B3072, B3073, Cobham
Road, Station Road, Wes Moors Road, Wimborne Road East and Wimborne Road West. The diversion route will vary depending on the closure in place. The temporary closures and diversion routes will be clearly indicated by traffic signs when they are in operation during the works period. Access to and from premises accessible from, and only from, the carriageways and slip roads described in 1. (a) and (b) above will be permitted by escort.
M Taylor, an Official of Highways England Co Ltd. Ref: HE/SE/2018/A31/150 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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