An application has been made by:
Somerset County Council
District of Somerset West and Taunton
Parishes of Exton and Brompton Regis
Temporary Closure of Bridgetown to Exbridge Road and Wheddon Cross to Bridgetown Road
Somerset County Council in exercise of its powers under Section 14 (1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 as amended, propose to make an Order prohibiting all traffic from proceeding along: Bridgetown to Exbridge Road - from the junction with Week Lane to the junction with Stagshead Lane; and Wheddon Cross to Bridgetown Road - from the junction with Exton Lane to the Junction with Week Lane. A total distance of 3016 metres.
This Order will enable Milestone Infrastructure to carry out prep and surface dressing works.
The Order becomes effective on 13th May 2022 and will remain in force for eighteen months. The works are expected to commence on 16th May 2022 and last until 20th May 2022 between the hours of 07:30 - 17:30 for a total of 5 days.
Please visit https://one.network/?tm=128324499 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 Somerset Highways on telephone number 0300 123 2224 quoting reference number ttro683992.
Patrick Flaherty, Chief Executive
Dated: 29th April 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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