The A470 Trunk Road (Rhayader, Powys) (Temporary Prohibition of Vehicles) Order 2017

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
CitationSI 2017/484

2017No. 484 (W. 100)

ROAD TRAFFIC, WALES

The A470 Trunk Road (Rhayader, Powys) (Temporary Prohibition of Vehicles) Order 2017

Made8March2017

Coming into force9March2017

The Welsh Ministers, being the traffic authority for the relevant length of the Cardiff — Llangurig Trunk Road (A470) (“the trunk road”), are satisfied that traffic in a specified length of the trunk road should be prohibited because of works proposed on or near the road.

The Welsh Ministers, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred upon them by section 14(1) and (4) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984( 1), make this Order.

Title, Interpretation and Commencement

1. This Order comes into force on 9 March 2017 and its title is The A470 Trunk Road (Rhayader, Powys) (Temporary Prohibition of Vehicles) Order 2017.

2. —(1) In this Order:

“the length of the trunk road”(“y darn o'r gefnffordd”) means the length of the trunk road at Rhayader in the County of Powys that extends from a point 375 metres to the south east of its junction with the access to the Sewage Works to a point 250 metres north west of its junction with the access to Wyeside Caravan Park;

“works period”(“cyfnod y gwaith”) means that period commencing at 18:00 hours on 9 March 2017 and ending when the temporary traffic signs are permanently removed.

(2) Any reference in this Order to a numbered article is a reference to the article bearing that number in this Order.

Prohibition

3. No person shall, during the works period, drive or cause or permit any vehicle to proceed in the length of the trunk road.

Application

4. The provisions of article 3 shall apply only during such times and to such extent as the application of the prohibition referred to therein is indicated by traffic signs.

Duration of this Order

5. The maximum duration for this Order shall be 18 months.

Signed under authority of the Cabinet Secretary for Economy and Infrastructure, one of the Welsh Ministers

Dated the 8 March 2017

Nina Ley

Head of Business Unit, Network Management

Welsh Government

(1) 1984 c. 27; Section 14 was substituted by the Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Act 1991 (c. 26),...

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