Decision details

Proposed Traffic Regulation Orders in association with the Southport Town Deal: Market Street, King Street and Eastbank Street.

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 introduction of various Traffic Regulation Orders in relation to Market Street, King Street and Eastbank Street.

 

Decision:

Decision(s):

 

(1)  The implementation of the Traffic Regulation Orders, detailed in paragraph 2.1 be approved;

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

(3)  in the event that no objections are received during the consultation process referred to in (2) above, the Head of Regulation & Compliance 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 the 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: 16/01/2023

Date of decision: 16/01/2023

Effective from: 25/01/2023

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