An application has been made by:
Somerset County Council
District of Somerset West and Taunton
Parish of Exmoor
Temporary Closure of Simonsbath To Blue Gate
Somerset County Council in exercise of its powers under Section 14 (1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 as amended, have made an Order prohibiting all traffic from proceeding along Simonsbath To Blue Gate - from the junction with Exford to Simonsbath Road, westwards for a distance of 670 metres.
This Order will enable Utility Services to carry out poling works on behalf of BT Openreach.
The Order becomes effective on 7th January 2022 and will remain in force for eighteen months. The works are expected to commence on 12th January 2022 and last until 14th January 2022 between the hours of 00:00 - 23:59 for a total of 3 days.
Please visit www.one.network for further information on the alternative route. Please note that should you require to view a closure which is more than two weeks ahead, you will need to register for free with One.Network.
For information about the works being carried out please contact Utility Services on telephone number 01884 473
100 quoting reference number ttro474542.
Patrick Flaherty, Chief Executive
Dated: 7th January 2022
Statement of Reasons for making the Order
a) because works are being or are proposed to be executed on or near the road; or
b) because of the likelihood of danger to the public, or of serious damage to the road, which is not attributable to such works.
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