Bath and North East Somerset council are hoping to change speed limits on some roads in Timsbury.
In a press release, they said: "Bath and North East Somerset Council proposes to make an order under provisions contained in the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, the effect of which will be that it is prohibited to drive a motor vehicle at a speed exceeding 20 miles per hour on the lengths of road shown in schedule 1 to this notice and the lengths of road shown in schedule 2 to this notice are removed from that schedule."
The schedules are as follows:
Schedule 1 - new 20mph speed limit zones
|Length of road affected
|From its junction with North Road for a distance of 55 metres in a westerly direction.
|From its junction with North Road for a distance of 70 meters in a northerly direction.
Schedule 2 - new 30mph speed limit zones
|From a point 70 meters east of its junction with Bloomfield Road for a distance of 143 meters in a westerly direction.
|From a point 18 meters north west of its junction with Somerset Folly to its junction with North Road.
Full details of the proposals, including clear maps and a statement of the Council's reasons for the order, can be viewed at The One Stop Shops at The Hollies, Midsomer Norton and at Keynsham Civic Centre, Market Walk, Keynsham during normal office hours.
Local residents can comment on the proposed limits. These must be sent in writing or via email to the Traffic Management Team together with the grounds on which they are made by 7th March 2023.
The postal address is:
Traffic Management Team
Bath and North East Somerset Council
The Council ask that you please quote the title of the scheme; (Various Road, Compton Dando, Hinton Charterhouse, Pensford, Timsbury and Whitchurch) (20 M.P.H Speed Limit) (30 M.P.H Speed Limit) (Variation No.1) Order 2023 and the reference 22-030.