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An application has been made by:

Temporary Closure

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Somerset County Council

Somerset West and Taunton District

Parish of Old Cleeve

Temporary Closure of Abbey Road

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 Abbey Road - from 67 metres, south of the junction with Minehead to Williton Road, southwards for a distance of 100 metres.

This Order will enable Wessex Water to carry out interim to permanent reinstatement works.

The Order becomes effective on 20 May 2022 and will remain in force for eighteen months. The works are expected to commence on 26 May 2022 and last until 27 May 2022 between the hours of 00:00 - 23:59 for a total of 2 days.

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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 Wessex Water on telephone number 0345 600 4600 quoting reference number ttro812129.

Patrick Flaherty Chief Executive

Dated: 20 May 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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  • Submitted: 20 May 2022
  • Expires: 06 September 2022
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