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Chester Road Blocked by stones !!!!

The web team understand that there are rumours circulating the village on social media that Chester Road will be closed and questions are being asked as to why the Parish Council has allowed this to happen and has not consulted the community in advance.

This is not the case

It is the way the notice from Cheshire West Council has been miss-interpreted. The notice, as copied below, has a map attached which clearly shows that the proposed location is actually the Old Chester Road at No Mans Heath, which is no longer a through route.

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Download the .pdf file to see the full notice and a map of the actual location . The Notice reads:

Cheshire West and Chester Borough Council
Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984
Temporary Prohibition of Traffic
Chester Road — Surface dressing material storage in Malpas

Notice is hereby given pursuant to the provisions of Section 14 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 that the Cheshire West and Chester Borough Council intend to make an Order the effect of which will be to temporarily prohibit/restrict traffic on the following length of road in Malpas to enable Cheshire West and Chester to use the area as a storage site for surface dressing materials. Works to be carried out by Cheshire West and Chester Council.

UX1802/B Chester Road — From gated access to limit.

** Nothing in the Order shall prevent driving upon the said lengths of road of any vehicle which is being used for the conveyance of persons goods or merchandise to or from any premises situate on or adjacent to the lengths of road or in connection with agriculture building construction works of repair and the like or use in an emergency of vehicles for fire brigade ambulance or police purposes. A through route will not always be available and any vehicles not requiring access to properties on the length of road should use the alternative routes.

The Order will come into force on 6th March 2017 and will continue in force for a period not exceeding eighteen months or until the works which it is proposed to carry out have been completed whichever is the earlier. It is anticipated that the works will take approximately nine weeks to complete.

Kieran Collins (Ref TRO2988)
Place Operations
Highways Office
Guilden Sutton Lane
Guilden Sutton
Chester
Cheshire CH3 &EX
Tel: 0300 123 7036
Email: engch@cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk

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