OXFORDSHIRE COUNTY COUNCILNotice ID: MF0244719
OXFORDSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL
1) (CITY OF OXFORD AND NORTH HINKSEY)(BUS LANES,CYCLE LANES AND TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT) (VARIATION NO. 11) ORDER 2017;
2) (VARIOUS STREETS, OXFORD)
(WAITING AND LOADING RESTRICTIONS) CONSOLIDATION (VARIATION N0. 13) ORDER 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on 23 October 2017 Oxfordshire County Council made the above orders under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984. The orders further amend the Oxfordshire County Council (City of Oxford and North Hinksey) (Bus Lanes Cycle Lanes and Traffic Management) Order 2006, and the Oxfordshire County Council (Various Streets, Oxford) (Waiting and Loading Restrictions) Consolidation Order 2009. This follows the period during which the traffic measures were run as an Experimental scheme since August 2016 and reproduces and continues in force indefinitely those provisions.
The effect of these orders, which come into force on 30 October 2017, is to make permanent the removal of part of the bus lane on the east side of the A4I65 Banbury Road between its junctions with Harefields and the A40 Cutteslowe roundabout.The aim is to facilitate the movement of traffic in conjunction with the major improvement works on the A40. Double yellow lines have been reinstated where the Bus Lane was removed to prohibit waiting at any time, and to prohibit loading during clearway hours 7.30 - 9.30am and 4 - 6.30pm Monday to Saturday There is added a short section of bus lane on the eastern-most (outside) lane of Cutteslowe roundabout to help prioritise Oxford bound bus movements. Documents giving more detailed particulars of the Order are available for public inspection at County Hall, New Road, Oxford, OX1 1ND,from 8.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday.
If you wish to question the validity of the orders or of any provision contained therein on the grounds that it is not within the powers conferred by the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, or on the grounds that any requirement of this Act or of any instrument made under it has not been complied with in relation to this Order, you may within six weeks from the 23 October 2017 applyto the High Court for this purpose.
Traffic Regulation Team (Ref:AK.12.6.320) for the Director for Infrastructure Delivery, Oxfordshire County Council, County Hall, New Road, Oxford OXI IND.