Meppershall residents are encouraged to please support this proposal.

PUBLIC NOTICE

CENTRAL BEDFORDSHIRE COUNCIL PROPOSES TO INTRODUCE A 40MPH SPEED LIMIT ON SHEFFORD ROAD, MEPPERSHALL

Reason for proposal: The speed limit is intended to act as a buffer between the existing 30mph and National Speed Limit sections of Shefford Road.

Effect of the Order:

To introduce a 40mph Speed Limit on the following lengths of road in Meppershall:-

  1. Shefford Road, from the southern spur of the A507 roundabout and extending in a southerly direction for approximately 123 metres.
  2. Shefford Road, from a point in line with the existing 30mph restriction and extending in a northely direction for approximately 110 metres.

Details may also be viewed online at www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/publicstatutorynotices.

Comments should be sent by e-mail to highways.consultation@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk by 08 September 2022. Any objections must state the grounds on which they are made and must quote unique reference number A00330. If you want to send in your comments in writing please send them to the address shown below FAO Emily Hirst.

Please note that any comments received will be redacted of personal information and uploaded onto the Central Bedfordshire Council website as part of a report on the scheme a few days before the proposal is discussed at the relevant Traffic Management Meeting, where it will remain in the public domain. If you do not which for your comments to be part of the report please state this explicitly within your response.

Order Title If made will be “Central Bedfordshire Council (Shefford Road, Meppershall) (40mph Speed Limit) Order 202*”

Central Bedfordshire Council                                                 Daryl Harvey

Priory House                                                                        Head of Highways

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Shefford SG17 5TQ