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Decision details

HTW-04-21 Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 - The County of Wiltshire (Easton Lane, Chippenham) (30MPH Speed Limit) Order 2020

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Highways, Transport and Waste

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider two representations of support in connection with the proposed introduction of a 30 mph speed limit on part of Easton Lane, Chippenham (see Appendix 2).  There were no objections to this proposal.


                                                DECISION MADE


I approve that the proposal to introduce the 30 mph speed limit over the length of Easton Lane shown be implemented as advertised.


This decision was published on 23 February 2021 and will come into force on 3 March 2021.


Reasons for the decision:

Alternative options considered:



(i)               Implement the proposals as advertised.


(ii)              Not implement the proposals.


(iii)       Implement the proposals with amendments.

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Consultations have been undertaken with the Fire Service, Police and Ambulance Service and also with the relevant bus companies, the Town Council and the Local Member.  Advertisements have been posted in the local press and notices were posted in prominent positions at the site (see Appendix 1).

Contact: David Lear Tel: 01225 713634 Email:  David.lear@wiltshire.gov.uk.

Publication date: 15/02/2021

Date of decision: 23/02/2021

Date comes into force if not called in: 03/03/2021

Call-in deadline date: 02/03/2021

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