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Proposed Traffic Order – Stratton Road, Swindon

Swindon Borough Council (Waiting and Loading Restrictions and Parking Places Consolidation) Order 2014 (Variation No 5) Order 2017




Following requests from residents within the local area, this order seeks to introduce double yellow lines (no waiting at any time).

The requests are as a consequence of parking and visibility difficulties encountered on Stratton Road as a result of parked vehicles, the original proposal was advertised in 2016 due to comments received an amendment was made to the original proposal to protect a vehicle access.

Therefore to address the concerns raised Swindon Borough Council proposes to introduce a Traffic Regulation Orders (TRO) and recommends the introduction of No Waiting at Any Time.

The reason for making this order is as follow

  1. For avoiding danger to persons or other traffic using the road and or any other road or preventing the likelihood of any such danger arising or
  2. For preventing the use of the road by vehicular traffic of a kind which, or its use by vehicles traffic in a manner which, is unsuitable having regard to the existing character of the road or adjoining property or
  3. to assist with the free flow of traffic,
  4. to improve the environment for local residents

This request has been delivered in conjunction with. Local Ward Councillors, Consultation has been carried out with, residents and emergency services.

Advertising Plan V3 19.4.17

Public Notice 2017 VO 5 

Julie Furneval

Traffic & TRO Technician

April 2017