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South Gloucestershire Council proposes to make an order to introduce various speed limits in lengths of Acorn Drive, Apple Grove, Bluebell Way, Cherry Banks, Clover Road, Cowslip Crescent, Daisy Walk, Forget-me-not Way, Gentian Close, Goosefoot Road, Hawthorn Way, Honeysuckle Road, Jenner Boulevard, Larch Close, Laurel Drive, Lavender Road, Lilac Drive, Lupin Close, Marigold Close, Newlands Lane, Oakwood Drive, Pear Tree Way, Pennycress Close, Peony Road, Sunflower Road, Thistles Close, Valerian Street, Willowherb Road and Woodsage Crescent at Emersons Green East

Full details of the proposal, together with a plan, a statement of the Council's reasons for making the order, a copy of the draft order, and any order(s) to be varied or revoked have been deposited at Emersons Green Public Library where they may be inspected, free of charge, during normal library opening hours.

The statutory period for representation has closed.  

The Director of Environment, Planning and Community Services, acting under delegated authority, considered the objections and comments received in response to the advertisement of the above proposed traffic order. After carefully considering these objections together with the comments, Decision ECS14/2018 decision was taken on 9 April 2018:

“1.            It is recommended that the proposed 20mph speed limit zone in Emersons Green East be introduced as advertised.

  1. That the Head of Legal Governance and Democratic Services be authorised to seal the Traffic Regulation Order as advertised.
  2. That the objectors be informed accordingly. “

The report relating to Decision ECS14/2018 relating to this matter may be obtained by contacting 01454 865811. 

The order was made on 17 April 2018, and will become operative on 7 May 2018. A public notice will appear in the local Press shortly after the order as made.

Consultation Documents

Consultation Summary

Consultation Summary
Dates From 3 Apr 2017 at 00:00 to 27 Apr 2017 at 23:59. The results were published on 18 Apr 2018.
Status Complete
Consultation Topic Local highways and transportation projects, Transportation planning & policy
Geographical area Boyd Valley, Emersons Green
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Target Audience All residents, General public
Contact Details

Dean Shepherd, Senior Legal Officer Legal, Governance and Democratic Services, South Gloucestershire Council, PO Box 300, High Street, Bristol  BS15 0DS Tel:       01454 863040 Fax:      01454 862609 E mail:

Please quote Reference L3/STOP/PT.4924.

The reasons for these proposals are contained in the Council’s Statement of Reasons. However if you have any questions relating to technical aspects of this proposal, please contact Steve Essery, Traffic Engineer (Developer TRO), Street Care and Transportation Services, Environment and Community Services on 07748 707508.