Decision details

Proposed 7.5 tonne weight restrictions within Market Harborough

Decision Maker: Director of Environment and Transport

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

To effectively manage the routing of Heavy Goods Vehicle traffic in Market Harborough. Commercial vehicles exceeding 7.5 tonnes will be prohibited from using other roads unless legitimate access is required for loading/unloading and for access to off-street premises. The restrictions will ensure that HGVs will be on the most appropriate roads in Market Harborough.

Decision:

To implement 7.5 tonne weight restrictions within Market Harborough.

Alternative options considered:

The scheme has been subject to public consultation.

Contact: Ann Carruthers, Director of Environment and Transport Email: Ann.Carruthers@leics.gov.uk.

Publication date: 07/05/2020

Date of decision: 03/01/2020