Amendment 7, 2016 (Ashford, Hothfield, Kenardington, Mersham and Tenterden)
This Order is an Amendment to The Kent County Council (Various Roads, Borough of Ashford) (Waiting Restrictions and Street Parking Places) Consolidation Order 2016 (as amended). The tables below outline the changes proposed under Amendment 7 (AM7).
N.B. These amendments were recommended by the elected members of the Joint Transportation Board March 2017, or by Cabinet decision.
|Bank Street (upper)||Removal of parking charges relating to designated parking bays|
|Cuckoo Lane||Introduction of double yellow lines to prevent obstructive parking|
|Cypress Avenue||Introduction of double yellow lines at its junction with Loudon Way, to prevent obstructive parking|
|Grosvenor Road||Introduction of disabled persons parking bay and amendment of existing no waiting restriction|
|High Street (Lower)||Removal of parking charges relating to designated parking bays|
|Loudon Way||Introduction of double yellow lines at its junction with Cypress Avenue and Springwood Drive, to prevent obstructive parking|
|North Street||Removal of parking charges relating to designated parking bays|
|Park Street||Removal of parking charges relating to designated parking bays|
|Springwood Drive||Introduction of double yellow lines at its junction with Loudon Way, to prevent obstructive parking|
|A20 (Maidstone Road)||Introduction of double yellow lines at its junction with Chapel Road, to prevent obstructive parking|
|Chapel Road||Introduction of double yellow lines at its junction with A20 (Maidstone Road), to prevent obstructive parking|
|The Wish||Introduction of double yellow lines to prevent obstructive parking|
|Marshalls Land||Introduction of double yellow lines to prevent obstructive parking|
|Glebelands||Introduction of double yellow lines on western side between Kingsford Street and Glebelands parking area|
*(As proposed as part of Amendment 6 of the 2016 order, but was not progressed at that time)
Bus stop clearways
It is also intended to introduce enforceable Bus Stop Clearways which will not form part of the above order at existing bus stops in Ashford in the following locations:
|Street||Bus stop clearway location|
|Loudon Way||On the northern side opposite junction with Cypress Avenue|
A copy of the proposed Order and supporting documents may be inspected online or in hard copy format at the Civic Centre, Tannery Lane, Ashford TN23 1PL between 9am and 3.45pm, Monday to Friday, and at Tenterden Town Hall, High Street, Tenterden TN30 6AN between 9am and 4pm, Monday to Friday.
A copy of the proposed Order will also be available at the main reception of Sessions House, Maidstone, Kent ME14 1XQ between 8am and 6pm, Monday to Friday.
- Notice of intention [pdf] 130KB
- Draft Amendment 7 Order 2016 [pdf] 209KB
- Statement of Reasons [pdf] 19KB
- 2016 Consolidation Order SEALED [pdf] 8MB
- Plan for Bank St and town centre bays AM7 [pdf] 211KB
- Plan for Cuckoo Lane AM7 [pdf] 186KB
- Plan for Loudon Way and area AM7 [pdf] 228KB
- Grosvenor Road, Ashford AM7 [pdf] 189KB
- Plan for Chapel Road and A20, Hothfield AM7 [pdf] 162KB
- Plan for The Wish AM7 [pdf] 109KB
- Glebelands, Mersham AM7 [pdf] 173KB
- Plan for Marshalls Land, Tenterden AM7 [pdf] 150KB
Register your comments
For the Order
Any objections or other representations relating to this Order must be made in writing to:
Ashford Borough Council
Kent TN23 1PL
Or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
N.B. Any objection must specify the grounds on which it is made.
Objections or other representations to this Order should include return address details and quote reference “2016/Am7”.
Objections must be received by no later than midnight on 1 June 2017 in order to be considered.
For the bus stop clearway
Any person wishing to comment on the introduction of these bus stop clearways should write to:
Ashford Borough Council
Kent TN23 1PL
Please include your ddress details, stating the clearway location concerned and quoting reference “Loudon Way/BusCW” by no later than 1 June 2017.
Please note, as mentioned above, that the installation of a bus stop clearway will not be part of the Order that is to be amended. Bus stop clearways are regulated separately.
The statutory consultation period for this amendment closes at midnight on 1 June 2017.