LEEDS CITY COUNCIL
OTLEY CARNIVAL – SATURDAY 16 JUNE 2018
ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 16A AS AMENDED BY THE ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION (SPECIAL EVENTS) ACT 1994
(TEMPORARY PROHIBITION AND RESTRICTION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2018
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Leeds City Council as traffic authority for the Leeds Metropolitan District, has today made an Order under Section 16A of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as inserted by Section 1 of the Road Traffic Regulation (Special Events) Act 1994, prohibiting the use of certain roads by vehicles to facilitate the holding of the Otley Carnival on Saturday 16 June 2018.
The event will require the closure of roads and road junctions and the prohibition of waiting in Otley Town Centre. The Order will come into effect on Saturday 16 June 2018 and will continue in force between 06:00 hours and 19:00 hours.
The roads to be closed are set out in the Schedule 1 hereto and will be in force between 12.30 and 15.00hrs. Where necessary, signed local diversions will be in operation. The waiting restrictions are set out in Schedule 2 hereto and will come into effect on Saturday 16 June 2018 between 06.00 hours and 19.00hrs.
No person shall cause any vehicle to proceed on the length(s) of road specified in Schedule 1 (whilst the road closure is in place) or to wait on any length of road specified in Schedule 2 hereto on Saturday 16 June 2018 PROVIDED
THAT such prohibition shall not extend to vehicles being used in connection with the relevant event.
The restrictions will not apply to vehicles being used in connection with the said event (including those used for stewarding, crowd management and traffic management purposes), or to anything undertaken on the direction of or with the permission of a police constable in uniform or a traffic marshal, or any other official so authorised in the control and operation of the event, or in accordance with any sign placed by West Yorkshire Police. Emergency access will be maintained for the Police, Fire Brigade and Ambulance purposes and for organisations responsible for dealing with the loss of supplies of gas, electricity, water or electronic communications, to premises in the area and for the removal of any obstruction to traffic.
Access for pedestrians will be maintained to all premises situated on or adjacent to any road or part of road to be closed or to which restrictions apply including other premises accessible for pedestrians from and only from such a road.
A copy of the Order as made, a map showing the route of the race and a Statement of the Council’s reasons for making the Order are available for inspection at, Leeds City Council, Legal Services, Civic Hall, Leeds LS1 1UR (Ref:A76/RAH) and at Otley Library, 4 Boroughgate, Otley.
All communications with regard to this Notice should be addressed to Highways & Transportation Section, Selectapost 6, Ring Road, Middleton Leeds LS10 4AX, for the attention of Andy Merckel (Tel: 0113 3787488).
SCHEDULE 1 – CARNIVAL PARADE ROUTE TO BE CLOSED
|NAME OF ROAD||EXTENT OF ROAD AFFECTED||TIME(S) OF CLOSURE|
|Waites Terrace||The whole||12.30 TO 15.00hrs|
|Leeds Road||From A660 Otley Bypass to Gay Lane||12.30 TO 15.00hrs|
|East Chevin Road||Birdcage Walk to Gay Lane||12.30 TO 15.00hrs|
|Cambridge Street||Gay Lane to Carlton Street||12.30 TO 15.00hrs|
|Carlton Street||The whole||12.30 TO 15.00hrs|
|Orchard Street||The whole||12.30 TO 15.00hrs|
|Fairfax Street||The whole||12.30 TO 15.00hrs|
|Gay Lane||The whole||12.30 TO 15.00hrs|
|Bondgate||The whole||12.30 TO 15.00hrs|
|Kirkgate||The whole||12.30 TO 15.00hrs|
|Manor Square||The whole||12.30 TO 15.00hrs|
|Clapgate||The whole||12.30 TO 15.00hrs|
|Bridge Street||The whole||12.30 TO 15.00hrs|
|Billams Hill||Bridge Street to the entrance to the showground||12.30 TO 15.00hrs|
SCHEDULE 2 – PROHIBITION OF WAITING
|NAME OF ROAD||EXTENT OF ROAD AFFECTED||TIME(S) OF RESTRICTION|
|Waites Terrace||The whole||06.00 to 19.00 hrs|
|Leeds Road||Gay lane to Albion Street||06.00 to 19.00 hrs|
|Kirkgate||The whole||06.00 to 19.00 hrs|
|Station Road||Bondgate to Whiteley Croft Road||06.00 to 19.00 hrs|
|Burras Lane||Station Road for 100m||06.00 to 19.00 hrs|
|Billams Hill||The whole||06.00 to 19.00 hrs|
Dated this 6th day of June 2018
Leeds City Council
Civic Hall Leeds