M3 MOTORWAY - NEAR BASINGSTOKE TEMPORARY TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONSNotice ID: MF0557418
M3 MOTORWAY - NEAR BASINGSTOKE TEMPORARY TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS
Notice is hereby given that Highways England Company Limited has made an Order on the M3 Motorway in the County of Hampshire, under Sections 14(1)(a) and 14(7) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 because works are proposed to be executed on the road. The effect of the Order is:-
1) to authorise the overnight closure of the slip roads leading to both carriageways of the M3 at Junction 7 (Dummer Interchange) (A30);
2) to authorise the 24-hour closure of the hard shoulder adjacent to:-
a) the London-bound carriageway of the M3 between a point 365 metres south-west of the centreline of the western overbridge at Junction 7 (A30) and a point 280 metres east of the centreline of Squirrel Drive overbridge; and
b) the coast-bound carriageway of the M3 between points 276 metres and 835 metres south-west of the centreline of the western overbridge at Junction 7 (A30); and
3) to suspend the ban on Heavy Goods vehicles in the outside lane of:-
a) the London-bound carriageway of the M3 between a point 1230 metres north-east of the centreline of Popham Court Lane underbridge and a point 575 metres east of the centreline of Squirrel Drive overbridge; and
b) the coast-bound carriageway of the M3 between a point 750 metres west of the centreline of Garlic Lane overbridge and a point 1130 metres south-west of the centreline of the western overbridge at Junction 7 (A30).
These measures are in the interests of road safety while contractors undertake barrier replacement and all associated works. It is expected that the work will last for approximately 9 weeks starting on or after Friday 31st July 2020. The overnight closures
will take place between 22:00 and 06:00
The Order will come into force on 29 July 2020 and have a maximum duration of eighteen months, ceasing when the works are complete. Traffic affected by the closures will be diverted using the next junction each way on the M3 and
A303 and return.
The temporary closures, HGV use of the outside lane, and diversion routes will be clearly indicated by traffic signs when they are in operation during the works period.
J Downham, an Official of Highways
England Co. Ltd.
Highways England Company Limited,
(Company No. 9346363). Registered Office:
Bridge House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford,
Surrey, GU1 4LZ. A company registered in
England and Wales.
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