Temporary Road Closures – Chevin Chase Running Race, Otley

Otley Admin News

LEEDS CITY COUNCIL

CHEVIN CHASE RUNNING RACE – WEDNESDAY 26 DECEMBER 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 Chevin Chase Running Race on Wednesday 26 December 2018.

The event will require the closure of roads and road junctions and the prohibition of waiting in Otley Town Centre. The road closures will come into effect on Wednesday 26 December 2018. The roads to be closed are set out in the Schedule 1 hereto. Where necessary, local diversions will be in operation signed as appropriate. 

The waiting restrictions are set out in Schedule 2 hereto and will come into effect on Wednesday 26 December 2018.

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 Wednesday 26 December 2018 PROVIDED THAT such prohibition shall not extend to vehicles being used in connection with the relevant event.

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 extents of the restrictions and a Statement of the Council’s reasons for making the Order are available for inspection at Leeds City Council, Legal Services Reception Desk, Civic Hall, Leeds LS1 1UR (Ref:A76/RAH).  All communications with regard to this Notice should be addressed to Highways & Transportation, St George House, 40 Great George Street, LEEDS, LS1 3DL, for the attention of Mr A Merckel (telephone: (0113) 3787488).

SCHEDULE 1 – ROAD TO BE CLOSED

NAME OF ROAD EXTENT OF ROAD AFFECTED TIME(S) OF CLOSURE
West Villa Road Oxford Rd to Bingley Lands Wednesday 26 December 2018 from 09.30 to 13.30hrs
Moor Road Carlton Lane to Cross Lane (northbound only) Wednesday 26 December 2018 from 09.30 to 13.30hrs as required.
West Villa Ave/Moorland Ave/Carlton lane The whole Wednesday 26 December 2018 from 11.00 to 11.30hrs
East Chevin Road Bramhope Old Lane to Birdcage Walk Wednesday 26 December 2018 from 11.00 to 12.30hrs
York Gate East Chevin Road to Moor Top Wednesday 26 December 2018 from 11.00 to 12.30hrs
Moorland Avenue/Moor Lane Point Closure Wednesday 26 December 2018 from 11.00 to 12.30hrs (expected to be between 11.00 and 11.10hrs only)

SCHEDULE 2 – PROHIBITION OF WAITING

NAME OF ROAD EXTENT OF ROAD AFFECTED TIME(S) OF RESTRICTION
Bramhope Old Lane East Chevin Road for 50m Wednesday 26th December 2018
East Chevin Road Bramhope Old Lane to Yorkgate Wednesday 26th December 2018
Otley Old Road Yorkgate for 100m Wednesday 26th December 2018
Moor Lane 100m either side of Moor Top Wednesday 26th December 2018
West Villa Road The whole Wednesday 26th December 2018
Moorland Avenue The whole Wednesday 26th December 2018

Dated this 17 day of December 2018

Leeds City Council, Civic Hall, Leeds LS1 1UR