Public notice

PALE LANE, HARTLEY WINTNEY

Details of a temporary road closure to allow for works by South East Water as part of their Water Main Installation Project between Fleet & Odiham, Hampshire.

Start

Friday

5

August

2022

End

Friday

4

November

2022

Highways – Temporary Road Closure from Hart District Council in Hart area

Notice is hereby given that Hart District Council pursuant to arrangements made under Section 101 of the Local Government Act 1972 with Hampshire County Council in exercise of the powers of the said County Council and in exercise of the powers under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 ("the Act"), and of all other enabling powers, has made the following Order:-

Reason for Order: The Council are satisfied that traffic on the road should be restricted or prohibited because works are being or are proposed to be executed on or near the road.

Effect of Order:
All vehicles will be prohibited from proceeding along that length of Pale Lane from its junction with The Hurst to its junction with the A323 Fleet Road, as indicated by traffic signs. The closure is necessary on safety grounds to allow for works by South East Water as part of their Water Main Installation Project between Fleet & Odiham, Hampshire.

Please note: During the weekday nights, all vehicles will also be prohibited from proceeding along that length of A323 Fleet Road from its junction with Pale Lane north of the M3 bridge, to its junction with Pale Lane south of the M3 bridge, as indicated by traffic signs. This secondary overnight closure is necessary on safety grounds to allow for overnight bridge maintenance works on behalf of National Highways.

Duration of Order:
From 8th August 2022 for a period of 6 months or until the works are completed, whichever is the sooner. (Notwithstanding the above it is expected that the closure will be required for no longer than 12 weeks).
Reasonable facilities will be provided to allow access to adjacent premises while the work is being carried out.

Alternative Route:
1) For the period 8th August to 29th October, during the hours 6am Saturday to 9pm Monday (inc. bank holidays), and then between 6am to 9pm each day Tuesday to Friday, as indicated by traffic signs, the diversion route will be via The Hurst, Taplins Farm Lane, Church Lane, A323 Fleet Road and vice versa.
(If you have any queries regarding the above, please contact South East Water Engineering Help Desk on 0333 000 0002, South East Water Customer Experience Manager on 07807 830409 or email infrastructure@hart.gov.uk.)

2) For the period 8th August to 29th October, during the hours 9pm to 6am each weeknight Monday to Friday (exc. bank holidays), as indicated by traffic signs, the diversion route will be from the northern point of closure via A323 Fleet Road, A30 London Road, A327 Minley Road, A3013 Cove road, A3013 Fleet Road, A323 Reading Road North and A323 Fleet Road to southern point of closure and vice versa.
(For overnight diversion queries please contact National Highways on 0300 123 5000 or email info@nationalhighways.co.uk)

John Elson, Head of Technical Services & Environmental Maintenance,
Hart District Council

Contact:

Jane Attwood

Email: jane.attwood@hart.gov.uk