Decision details

Proposed 40mph speed limit from A453 Walton Hill to Hill Top

Decision Maker: Director of Environment and Transport

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

The proposed speed limit is deemed appropriate for the environment and nature of the new relief road and will provide a safe highway environment. The revocation of the existing weight limit is to allow HGVs to access the relief road from the A453 without contravening the existing 7.5 tonne weight restriction.

Decision:

To implement a 40mph speed limit on the new Castle Donington relief road and revoke the existing 7.5 tonne weight limit restriction on the road from A453 Walton Hill to Hill Top.

Alternative options considered:

N/A

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

Publication date: 28/11/2019

Date of decision: 25/09/2019