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TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF FERNLEA AVENUE, FERNDOWN
DORSET COUNCIL has made an Order under Section 14 [1] of the Road Traffic Regulations Act 1984, as amended. All vehicles will
be prohibited from proceeding along Fernlea Avenue, Ferndown from the junction with Fernlea Gardens to
outside 19 Fernlea Avenue (in both directions), a distance of approximately 50 metres. The order is needed in order
to comply with health and safety regulations, which require the provision of safe working areas and to minimise the
likelihood of danger to highway users. It will come into operation on 31st August 2021 and will remain in force for
18 months. however it is anticipated that the works will be completed by 1st October 2021
This Order will enable Wessex Water safe access to relay a storm water sewer and enlarge chambers.
An alternative vehicular route will be signed posted will go via Fernlea Gardens, Dudsbury Avenue, Fernlea Close
and vice versa.
If you would like further information about the work being undertaken and access arrangements, please call
Wessex Water on 0345 600 4600. To discuss this Order, call Dorset Highways Traffic Team on 01305 221020
or email trafficteam@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk. Find this information online at dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/roadworks-events.
12th August 2021
JOHN SELLGREN, Executive Director of Place, Dorset Council, South Walks House, Dorchester DT1 1UZ. Any person
who uses or permits the use of a vehicle in contravention of the Order will be liable on summary conviction to a fine
not exceeding £1000