Decision details

West Street, Southport - proposed Loading bay

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Locality Services - Deputy Leader

Decision status: Awaiting Implementation

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To seek approval for the advertising of a Traffic Regulation Order in relation to improvements at the junction of West Street and Scarisbrick Avenue, Southport.

 

Decision:

Decision(s):

 

(1)            the implementation of a Traffic Regulation Order be approved, the effect of which will revoke the Pay & Display bay on the south-east side of West Street, from a point 34 metres south-west of the south-west kerbline of Bank Passage to a point 17 metres south-west of the south-west kerbline of Bank Passage;

(2)            the implementation of a Traffic Regulation Order be approved, the effect of which will introduce a Goods Vehicle Loading Bay on the south-east side of West Street, from a point 29 metres south-west of the south-west kerbline of Bank Passage to a point 17 metres south-west of the south-west kerbline of Bank Passage; 

(3)            the implementation of a Traffic Regulation Order be approved, the effect of which will prohibit waiting at any time on the south-east side of West Street, from a point 34 metres south-west of the south-west kerbline of Bank Passage to a point 29 metres south-west of the south-west kerbline of Bank Passage;

(4)            the necessary legal procedures, including those of public consultation and advertising the Council’s intention to implement the Order, be approved;

(5)  in the event that no objections are received during the consultation process referred to in (4) above, the Chief Legal & Democratic Officer be authorised to make the Order and the Highway Management Manager be authorised to implement the Order; and in the event that objections are received during the consultation process, the matter be referred to Licensing & Regulatory Committee for consideration in accordance with the Council’s Constitution

 

Reasons for the Decision(s):

The Council has the power to revoke a Traffic Regulation Order (Part IV of Schedule 9 to the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984) as well as the power to make a new Traffic Regulation Order (Section 1 of that Act). Authorisation to advertise new Traffic Regulation Orders falls under the remit of Cabinet Member Locality Services.

 

Alternative Options Considered and Rejected: (including any Risk Implications)

 

None

 

Publication date: 15/06/2022

Date of decision: 15/06/2022

Effective from: 24/06/2022

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