THE A85 TRUNK ROAD (COMRIE) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF USE, PEDESTRIANS AND WAITING, LOADING AND UNLOADING) ORDER 2020Notice ID: MF0563392
Scottish Government Riaghaltas na h-Alba gov.scot
THE A85 TRUNK ROAD (COMRIE) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF USE, PEDESTRIANS AND WAITING, LOADING AND UNLOADING) ORDER 2020
THE SCOTTISH MINISTERS give notice that they have made the above Order under sections 2(1) and (2), 4(1) and 14(1)(a) and (4) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 temporarily prohibiting traffic on that length of the A85 Perth - Lochearnhead Trunk Road from a point about 70 metres or thereby east of its junction with Nurses Lane, Comrie, in a general westerly direction along Drummond Street, Comrie to its junction with Bridge Street, Comrie, a distance of 325 metres or thereby.
The Order, which is required to facilitate a drainage investigation will be in operation from 3rd August until 6th August 2020. Restrictions on the trunk road and footway will only be in operation between 16:00hrs and 21:00hrs during this period. Access to properties and businesses will be maintained at all times 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.
The Order does not apply to vehicles while being used in an emergency for fire service, coastguard, ambulance or police purposes; or a vehicle being used for carrying out the works. No prohibition on pedestrians imposed by this Order applies to a person while carrying out any duty in relation to the maintenance or improvement of the trunk road; while carrying out any duty in connection with the removal of any obstruction to traffic; while engaged in connection with, ambulance, police or coastguard purposes, or for or in connection with the exercise of any function of the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service or leaving a vehicle which is prevented from proceeding by circumstances beyond their control. ALTERNATIVE ROUTES An alternative route is not required. A copy of the Order and this Notice will be available on the Transport Scotland website at https://www. transport.gov.scot/road-orders/?roadorderregion=1291 For information about roadworks on motorways and trunk roads visit www.trafficscotland.org.uk
A member of the staff of the Scottish Ministers Transport Scotland, Buchanan House, 58 Port Dundas Road, Glasgow G4 0HF