Wandsworth Borough Council LOW TRAFFIC NEIGHBOURHOOD ELMBOURNE ROAD AND DR JOHNSON AVENUE, SW17Notice ID: SUT1800991
Wandsworth Borough Council LOW TRAFFIC NEIGHBOURHOOD ELMBOURNE ROAD AND DR JOHNSON AVENUE, SW17
- The Wandsworth (Prescribed Routes) (No. 5) Experimental Order 2020
1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Council of the London Borough of Wandsworth on 15 July 2020 made the above-mentioned Order under sections 9 and 10 of and Part IV of Schedule 9 to the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 as amended by the Local Government Act 1985 and the Traffic Management Act 2004.
2. The general effect of the Prescribed Routes Order will be to introduce:-
(a) a road closure in Bushnell Road at the junction with Elmboume Road;
(b) a road closure in Elmboume Road at the junction with Tooting Bee Road;
(c) a prohibition of vehicles proceeding south-bound, except cycles, in Dr Johnson Avenue between its junctions with Hillbury Road and Tooting Bee Road.
3. Copies of the Order, which will come into operation on 10th August 2020, and of documents and plans giving more detailed particulars of the Orders, can be inspected during normal office hours on Mondays to Fridays inclusive until the end of a period of six months from the date on which the Orders were made in The Customer Centre, The Town Hall, Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 2PU or on the Council's website at
4. Whilst the Orders remain in force, the Assistant Director - Traffic and Engineering, or some person authorised by him, may modify or suspend the Order or any provision contained in it if it appears to him or that other person essential in the interests of the expeditious, convenient and safe movement of traffic or of the provision of suitable and adequate parking facilities on the highway or for preserving or improving the amenities of the area through which any road affected by the Order runs.
5. The Council will consider in due course whether the provisions of the Order should be reproduced and continued in force indefinitely by means of Orders under sections 6 and 124 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984. Any person wishing to object to the making of the Orders for the purpose of such reproduction and continuation may, within the above mentioned period of six months, send a statement in writing of their objection and the grounds on which it is made to the Director of Environment and Community Services at the address below (quoting the reference ES/TM01814).
6. Any person desiring to question the validity of the Order or of any provision contained in them on the grounds that it is not within the relevant powers of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 or that any of the relevant requirements of that Act or of any relevant regulations made under that Act have not been complied with in relation to the Order may, within six weeks from the date on which the Order was made, make application for the purpose to the High Court.
Dated 30 July 2020
Town Hall Wandsworth, SW18 2PU
PAUL MARTIN Chief Executive