Road Closures – Otley Carnival Saturday 16th June 2018

Otley Admin News

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

LS1 1UR