A3259 Monkton Heathfield Road, A3259 Yallands Hill and Milton Hill, Monkton Heathfield, Taunton in the Parishes of West Monkton and Cheddon Fitzpaine (Temporary Traffic Restrictions) Order 2021Notice ID: BOU2148640
Somerset County Council
A3259 Monkton Heathfield Road, A3259 Yallands Hill and Milton Hill, Monkton Heathfield, Taunton in the Parishes of West Monkton and Cheddon Fitzpaine
(Temporary Traffic Restrictions) Order 2021
Somerset County Council in exercise of its powers under Section 14 (1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 as amended, intends to make an Order, the effect of which will be to introduce the following temporary traffic restrictions as detailed in the Schedules below.
This Order will come into operation on the 5th day of August 2021 and will remain in force for eighteen months.
The Works are expected to commence on the 9th day of August 2021 until the 8th day of July 2022 and the restrictions will only apply when indicated by traffic signs.
A copy of the draft Temporary Traffic Regulation Order and the associated plans can be examined at
for further information on the alternative route. Please note that should you require to view a closure which is more than two weeks ahead you will need to Register for free with One. Network.
For information about the works being carried out please contact Richard Needs, Infrastructure Programme Group, Somerset County Council, by telephone on 01823 359470.
Patrick Flaherty, Chief Executive
Dated: 22nd July 2021
Temporary 20mph Speed Limit
A3259 Monkton Heathfield Road and Yallands Hill, Monkton Heathfield - From a point 20 metres north of the junction with Blundells Lane in a westerly direction to a point 285 metres east of the junction with Tudor Park
Temporary 7.5t Weight Limit (except for access)
A3259 Yallands Hill, and Monkton Heathfield Road, Monkton Heathfield - From a point 285 metres east of the junction with Tudor Park in a north easterly direction to the junctions with the A38 Bridgwater Road.
Milton Hill, Monkton Heathfield - From the junction with the A3259 Yallands Hill in an easterly then southerly direction for a distance of 348 metres
Statement of reasons for making the Order
a) because works are being or are proposed to be executed on or near the road
b) because of the likelihood of danger to the public, or of serious damage to the road, which is not attributable to such works
c) the date on which the order would come into force and its maximum duration