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Transport Scotland, Traffic Notice, Temporary Prohibition of Traffic

Notice ID: MFN0666735

Notice effective from
14th July 2022 to 13th August 2022

Scottish Government RiaghaLtas na h-Alba gov.scot

Transport Scotland


The A82 Trunk Road (Loch Ness Clansman Hotel) (Temporary Clearway) Order 2022


THE SCOTTISH MINISTERS give notice that they have made the above Order under sections 2(1) and (2), 4(1) and 14(l)(b) and (4) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, temporarily prohibiting traffic on that length of the A82 Dalnottar -Inverness Trunk Road from a point 3.61 kilometres or thereby south west of the extended centreline of the southernmost access to The Loch Ness Clansman Hotel in a north west direction to a point 970 metres or thereby north west of the extended centreline of the C1072 Abriachan to Foxhole Road, a distance of 6.97 kilometres or thereby. The Order, is required to facilitate the free flow of traffic on the Trunk Road and because of the likelihood of danger to the public and will be in operation from 15th July 2022 until 15th January 2023 and will only have effect in relation to such part or parts of the length of road as is indicated by the appropriate traffic signs. No restriction imposed by this Order applies to a person causing or permitting a vehicle to stop -
(a) in any case where the person in control of the vehicle-

(i) is required by law to stop,

(ii) is obliged to stop in order to avoid an accident, (Mi) is prevented from proceeding by circumstances out-with their control and it is not reasonably practicable for them to drive or move the vehicle,

(b) when the vehicle is-

(i) being used in an emergency for fire brigade, ambulance, police or coastguard purposes,

(ii) being used for the purpose of delivering letters, parcels, packets or other articles to premises situated on or adjacent to the length of road specified in the schedule,

(iii) being used by or on behalf of a local authority for the purpose of the collection of household refuse from premises situated on or adjacent to the length of road specified in the schedule,

(iv) a public service vehicle as defined by section 1 of the Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981 providing a local service as defined in section 2 of the Transport Act 1985,

(v) a taxi or private hire car as defined by section 23(1) of the Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982 stopping for the purpose of taking up or setting down passengers,

(c) for so long as may be necessary to enable the vehicle to be used in connection with-

(i) any building operation or demolition being carried out adjacent to the length of road specified in the schedule,

(ii) the removal of any obstruction or potential obstruction to traffic on the length of road specified in the schedule,

(iii) the maintenance, improvement or reconstruction of the length of road specified in the schedule,

(iv) the laying, erection, placing, maintenance, testing, alteration, repair or removal of any structure, works or apparatus in, on, under, over or adjacent to the length of road specified in the schedule.

A copy of the Order and this Notice will be available on the Transport Scotland website at

https://www.transport.gov.scot/


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For information about roadworks on motorways S^^^S and trunk roads visit

www.trafflcscotland.org



A member of the staff of the Scottish Ministers Transport Scotland, Buchanan House, 58 Port Dundas Road, Glasgow G4 0HF

Attachments

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