TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES AND RESTRICTIONS – LEEDS 10K RUN – SUNDAY 8TH JULY

I have received the following road closure information in relation to the Leeds 10k to be held on Sunday 8th July

LEEDS CITY COUNCIL

ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 16A AS AMENDED BY THE ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION (SPECIAL EVENTS) ACT 1994

LEEDS 10K – SUNDAY 8 JULY 2018

(TEMPORARY PROHIBITION AND RESTRICTION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2018

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Leeds City Council as traffic authority for the Leeds Metropolitan District, has today made an Order under Section 16A of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as inserted by Section 1 of the Road Traffic Regulation (Special Events) Act 1994, prohibiting and restricting the use of certain roads by vehicles to facilitate the holding of the Leeds 10K Run on Sunday 8 July 2018.

The event will require the closure of roads and road junctions as well as the suspension of Traffic Regulation Orders.

No person shall cause any vehicle to proceed in the length(s) of road specified in the Schedule (whilst the road closures are in place) during the specified times PROVIDED THAT such prohibition shall not extend to vehicles being used in connection with the relevant event.

The Order will come into effect on Saturday 7 July 2018 in respect of restrictions contained in the Suspension of Parking Schedule hereto and will continue in force as necessary on Sunday 8 July 2018 during the course of the event between 0400 hours and 1600 hours.  The roads or parts of roads to be closed are set out in the Schedule hereto.  Where necessary, local diversions will be in operation, signed as appropriate.  

The Order will not at any time prevent access for pedestrians to any premises situated on or adjacent to any road to which the Order relates, or to any premises accessible for pedestrians from, and only from, any such road.

A copy of the Order as made and a Statement of the Council’s reasons for making the Order are available for inspection at the offices of Leeds City Council, Legal Services, Civic Hall, Leeds LS1 1UR (Ref:A76/RAH) and can also be viewed on the Council’s website. In addition a copy of the Traffic Regulation Orders suspended in whole or in part as a result of the proposed Order may be inspected at the Traffic Management Section, City Services Dept’, Selectapost 6, Ring Road, Middleton, Leeds LS10 4AX. All communications with regard to this Notice should be addressed, for the attention of Mr M De-Lucchi (telephone: (0113) 3787486).

SCHEDULE

NB – All roads either crossing or having a junction with the mentioned roads will be closed by default.

The Roads on the Event Route to be Closed

Road                                                                                                                      Extent of Closure

Portland Crescent                                                                                                 The whole

Great George Street                                                                                              Calverley Street to Woodhouse Lane

Cookridge Street; Merrion Street; Albion Street; New Briggate; Vicar Lane     The whole

New Market Street                                                                                                  The whole

Call Lane;                                                                                                               The whole

Sovereign Street                                                                                                    The whole

Neville Street                                                                                                          The whole

Bishopgate Street                                                                                                  The whole

Wellington Street                                                                                                  The whole

Kirkstall Road                                                                                                        The whole

Viaduct Road                                                                                                         At its junction with Burley Place

Commercial Road                                                                                                 Kirkstall Road to Savins Mill Way

Abbey Road                                                                                                           Abbey Road inbound from Abbey Walk

Willow Road                                                                                                          Burley Road to Kirkstall Road

West Street                                                                                                             The whole

The Headrow                                                                                                         Westgate to Cookridge Street

The Headrow                                                                                                         Albion Street to Eastgate

Eastgate                                                                                                                 St Peters Street to The Headrow

 

Suspension of Bus & Cycle Only Lanes, Restricted Access and One Way Flow

Road                                   Extent of Suspension
 

Park Row (Bus Only & One Way)

   

The whole

Calverley Street (Contra flow cycle lane)                                   Great George Street
Wellington Street (Cycle lane)                                   King Street and City Square

Infirmary Street (Restricted Access)                                                                    Kings Street

Westgate (Bus Only)                                                                                             Eastbound between Park Street and Oxford Place

Great George Street (One Way only)                                                                  between Cookridge Street & Woodhouse Lane

 

Suspension of Parking

Road

                                  Extent & times
Bishopgate Street/Swinegate                                   All parking and loading Bays on Bishopgate from 07:00                       hours to 11:00 hours on Sunday 8 July 2018
Cookridge Street                                   Between The Headrow and Millennium Square from                                 0500 hours on Saturday 7 July 2018 (except                                      the pick-up/drop off bay and taxi bay outside the                                                 Radisson Hotel
Call Lane/ Sovereign Street/Alexander Street

Calverley Street

 

                                  The whole from 0500 hours on Sunday 8 July 2018

 

Between its junction with The Headrow and Portland                 Way (except the taxi rank outside the Thai Edge)

Dated this 29th June 2018

Leeds City Council,

Civic Hall, LEEDS LS1 1UR

All communications with regard to this Notice should be addressed, for the attention of Mr M De-Lucchi, Traffic Management Section, City Services Dept’, Selectapost 6, Ring Road, Middleton, Leeds LS10 4AX. (telephone: (0113) 3787486).