Road Traffic Acts

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984-0.09928051.371232CR0 1QQ2003-04-102003-03-20CR01QQThe London Borough of CroydonLocal Government Act 1985Road Traffic Act 1991TSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211,

London Borough of Croydon


1. Notice is hereby given that the Council of the London Borough of Croydon propose to make the Croydon (20 mph Speed Limit) (No A7) Traffic Order 2003 under sections 84 and 124 of, and Part IV of, Schedule 9 to, the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended by the Local Government Act 1985 and the Road Traffic Act 1991. 2. The general effect of the Order will be to prohibit any motor vehicle exceeding a speed of 20 miles per hour in those lengths of Addiscombe Road and George Street, Croydon as specified in the Schedule to this notice. 3. A copy of the proposed Order, of the Council’s statement of reasons for proposing to make the Order and of a map indicating the length of road to which the proposed Order relates can be inspected until the last day of a period of 6 weeks beginning with the date on which the Order is made or, as the case may be, the Council decides not to make the Order, during normal office hours on Mondays to Fridays inclusive at the “One Stop“ facility, Taberner House, Park Lane, Croydon, Surrey. 4. Further information may be obtained by telephoning Parking and Technical Services, Planning and Transportation Department, London Borough of Croydon, on 020 8686 4433 Extension 4906. 5. The Councillors for this Ward are Robert Coatman, Pat Knight and Audrey-Marie Yates. 6. Persons desiring to object to the proposed Order should send a statement in writing of their objection and the grounds thereof to the Order Making Section, Parking and Technical Services, Planning and Transportation Department, London Borough of Croydon, 1st Floor, Davis House, Robert Street, Croydon CR0 1QQ, quoting Ref T&P/PS/JAA/31/T7, by 10 April 2003. 7. The proposed Order is intended to introduce a speed limit of 20 mph along lengths of Addiscombe Road and George Street, Croydon to reduce traffic speeds provide more time for pedestrians to cross the road and improve road safety throughout the area, which should particularly benefit children, the elderly and those with mobility problems. P Goodwin, Director of Planning and Transportation Schedule Addiscombe Road, between its junction with George Street and a point 24.50 metres west of the western kerbline of Addiscombe Grove. George Street, between the party wall of Nos 3 and 4 Suffolk House, George Street and its junction with Addiscombe Road. 20 March 2003.