One Way Road - Talbot Road

Date: 7 February 2024

THE PORTSMOUTH CITY COUNCIL (BRAMBLE ROAD & TALBOT ROAD) (ONE-WAY STREETS WAITING RESTRICTIONS) (EXPERIMENTAL) ORDER 2024

1. Portsmouth City Council hereby gives Notice that on the 9 February 2024 it made the above Experimental Order under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984. The Order will come into effect on 23 February 2024.

The effect of the Order will be to:

  1. Introduce one way working (except cycles, which may travel in either direction) on the following roads:
    1. Bramble Road, eastwards between its junction with Fawcett Road and its junction with Talbot Road;
    2. Talbot Road, southwards between its junction with Bramble Road and its junction with Fawcett Road; and
    3. Talbot Road, northwards between its junction with Bramble Road and its junction with Jessie Road
  2. To introduce “No waiting at any time” (double yellow line) restrictions on Talbot Road west side from 2 metres north of its junction with Fawcett Road northwards for 10 metres (in place of parking for MC zone permit holders, to enable installation of a planter and cycle storage facility).

2. Copies of the made Order, Statement of Reasons and plan showing the restrictions are available to view on Portsmouth City Council’s website: Search ‘Traffic Regulation Orders 2024’ at www.portsmouth.gov.uk. Alternatively, they can be viewed at the Civic Offices, Guildhall Square, PO1 2AL, Monday to Friday between 9am – 4pm. Printed copies can be obtained by calling 023 9268 8501.

3. If the provisions of the Order continue in operation for a period of at least six months, the Council will consider in due course whether the provisions of the experimental Order should be continued in force indefinitely by means of a permanent Order. Any person desiring to object to the making of an Order for the purpose of such indefinite continuation may, within six months of the experimental Order coming into operation, send a statement in writing of the objection and the grounds on which it is made to TROteam@portsmouthcc.gov.uk or by post to the Parking Team, Portsmouth City Council, Civic Offices, Portsmouth PO1 2NE, quoting ref TRO E005 2024.

4. Under requirements of current access to information legislation, please note that all representations submitted in response to this Notice may be made available for public inspection. Full details of the Council’s Data Protection privacy notice can be viewed on the website.

5. The Order provides for the Assistant Director for Transport or any person authorised by them to modify or suspend the Order or any provision of it, if it appears to them or that person essential in the interests of the expeditious, convenient and safe movement of traffic or for preserving or improving the amenities of the area through which any road affected by the Order runs.

6. If any person wishes to question the validity of the Order or of any of its provisions on the grounds that it or they are not within the powers conferred by the 1984 Act, or that any requirement of the Act or of any instrument made under the Act has not been complied with, that person may, within 6 weeks from the date on which the Order is made, apply for the purpose to the High Court.

Dated 12 February 2024
Felicity Tidbury, Assistant Director for Transport
Economy, Planning and Transport
Portsmouth City Council, Civic Offices, Guildhall Square, Portsmouth PO1 2NE.

Controlled Pedestrian Crossing - Charlotte Street

Date: 8th December 2023

Notice of Intent

Proposed Installation or Amended of Controlled Pedestrian Crossing facilities

Notice is hereby given that, Portsmouth City Council (“the Council”) pursuant to its powers under Part III section 23 (2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (as amended), intends to introduce or amend a controlled pedestrian crossing at the following locations:

Install controlled “Zebra” crossing at:

Charlotte Street Approx 12.0m west of the junction with Landport View.

The proposed crossing aims to promote pedestrian movements in the area by offering a safe crossing across what is proposed to become a bus corridor along Charlotte Street.

A copy of this Notice and plan may be inspected on the Council’s website:

https://www.portsmouth.gov.uk/services/parking-roads-and-travel/roads/traffic-regulation-orders-2023/

Any person requiring further information in connection with this Notice should contact the Project Team via email: citytravel@portsmouthcc.gov.uk

Any representations or objections to the proposals must be forwarded in writing to Infrastructure – Major Projects, Regeneration, Portsmouth City Council, Civic Offices, Guildhall Square, Portsmouth, PO1 2NE. Any representations or objections must state the grounds on which it is made and must be forwarded by no later than (8th December 2023 – 21 days following notice date).

Felicity Tidbury

Assistant Director of Regeneration (Traffic and Transport)

 

 

Proposed zebra crossing in High Street, Old Portsmouth

Proposed road hump - High Street, Old Portsmouth

Date: 13 December 2023

Notice of intent

Proposed installation of road hump in High Street, Old Portsmouth

Notice is hereby given that Portsmouth City Council intends to introduce a road hump under the Highways Act 1980.

The road hump would be in the form of a raised table across the full width of the carriageway, to provide a level crossing point for pedestrians, and would be situated on High Street, Old Portsmouth, near Peacock Lane, as follows:

Location Height Length Ramp length and gradient
High Street 75mm 3.6m 0.8 meters, 1:11

The raised table will contain a zebra crossing as advertised in Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) 298/2023.

The TRO and notice can be viewed at the Civic Offices, Guildhall Square, PO1 2AL, Monday to Friday, between 9am – 4pm. Printed copies can be obtained by calling 023 9268 8501.

Persons wishing to object to this proposal must do so by sending their representations to travel@portsmouthcc.gov.uk or by post to TRO Team, Portsmouth City Council, Civic Offices, Portsmouth PO1 2NE, quoting ref OPC23 within 28 days of the date of this Notice (i.e. by January 10 2024) stating the grounds for the objection. Under requirements of current access to information legislation, please note that all representations submitted in response to this Notice, may be made available for public inspection. Full details of the Council’s Data Protection privacy notice can be viewed on the website.

Dated: 13/12/2023

Felicity Tidbury, Assistant Director of Regeneration (Transport)
Portsmouth City Council, Civic Offices, Guildhall Square, Portsmouth PO1 2NE

Proposed zebra crossing in High Street, Old Portsmouth

Proposed bus stop removal - Broad Street, Old Portsmouth

Date: 13 December 2023

Notice of intent

Proposed bus stop removal in Broad Street, Old Portsmouth

Notice is hereby given that Portsmouth City Council intends to remove the bus stop on Broad Street, Old Portsmouth.

The removal of the bus stop will make way for a raised table across the full width of the carriageway, to provide a level crossing point for pedestrians, and would be situated on Broad Street, Old Portsmouth as follows:

Location Height Length Ramp length and gradient
Broad Street 75mm 4.5m 0.8m 1:11

This is a design change from the proposed raised table as advertised in Traffic regulation Order (TRO) 298/2023.

A plan showing the above proposal is available to view on Portsmouth City Council’s website: Search ‘ TRO 298/2023’ ‘Traffic Regulation Orders 2023’ at www.portsmouth.gov.uk. Alternatively, they can both be viewed at the Civic Offices, Guildhall Square, PO1 2AL, Monday to Friday between 9am – 4pm. Printed copies can be obtained by calling 023 9268 8501.

Persons wishing to object to this proposal must do so by sending their representations to travel@portsmouthcc.gov.uk or by post to TRO Team, Portsmouth City Council, Civic Offices, Portsmouth PO1 2NE, quoting ref OPC23 within 28 days of the date of this Notice (i.e. by January 12 2024) stating the grounds for the objection. Under requirements of current access to information legislation, please note that all representations submitted in response to this Notice, may be made available for public inspection. Full details of the Council’s Data Protection privacy notice can be viewed on the website.

Dated: 13/12/2023

Felicity Tidbury, Assistant Director of Regeneration (Transport)
Portsmouth City Council, Civic Offices, Guildhall Square, Portsmouth PO1 2NE

Illustration of proposed design for new crossing in Broad Street, Old Portsmouth