(Whalley Old Road, Blackburn) (Temporary Road Closure) Order 2019Notice ID: WAR1237784
The Borough of Blackburn with Darwen
(Whalley Old Road, Blackburn) (Temporary Road Closure) Order 2019
NOTICE is hereby given that the Blackburn with □arwen Borough Council, made the above Order under Section 14 (1) (a) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.
The effect of the Order is to close Whalley Old Road from its junction with A6119 Whitebirk Drive/Brownhill Drive to its junction with Tintern Crescent.
The closure is necessary for the following reason: Growth Deal 3: Major junction upgrade works with full carriageway resurfacing works.
The Order will come into force on 15th July 2019 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 18th November 2019.
The alternative route for local traffic will be; Tintern Crescent, Fountains Avenue, Philips Road, Whitebirk Drive/Brownhill Drive and vice versa.
The alternative route for through traffic will be; Whalley Old Road, Beechwood Road, Philips Road, Whitebirk Drive/Brownhill Drive and vice versa.
Access for pedestrians will be maintained at all times.
Any queries concerning this order should be made by telephoning the Traffic Team, Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council on 01254 585100.
DATED this 11th July 2019
Director of HR Legal & Governance
Town Hall, BLACKBURN, BB1 7DY_