For  your information a copy of the Public Notice and plans giving details of the above temporary Order, which will come into operation from 19 April 2021

The Public Notice will appear in the Welwyn and Hatfield Times on 31 March and 14 April 2021

The Hertfordshire (Temporary Closing of Various Roads in Hatfield, Colney Heath and Welwyn Garden City) Order 2021

Click HERE for map detailing Bullens Green Lane/Roestock Lane road closure/diversion and HERE for map detailing Coopers Green Lane road closure/diversion

NOTICE is given that Hertfordshire County Council intends to make an Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, to prohibit all vehicular traffic from using the following lengths of roads (“the Roads”), except for access:-

  1. that length of Bullens Green Lane, Hatfield/Colney Heath from its junction with Tollgate Road north westwards, north eastwards, north westwards and north eastwards to its junction with Roestock Lane, a distance of approximately 799 metres.

An alternative route will be via Tollgate Road and Roestock Lane.

  1. that length of Roestock Lane, Colney Heath from its junction with Bullens Green Lane north eastwards for its entire length.

There is no alternative route available for vehicles when the works are being carried out. However vehicular access to properties in this road will be maintained whenever possible throughout the duration of the works.

  1. that length of Coopers Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City from its junction with the Oaklands Lane roundabout north eastwards, south eastwards and north eastwards to its junction with the B653 Brocket Road/B653 Stanborough Road roundabout, a distance of approximately 5371 metres.

An alternative route will be via Oaklands Lane, House Lane, B651 (High Street/ Wheathampstead Road/The Hill), Marford Road and B653 (Marford Road/Brocket Road).

The Order is needed because highway drainage works are proposed to be executed on or near the Roads.

If the Order is made, it shall come into force on 19 April 2021 for a period of up to 18 months. However, the restrictions specified shall only take effect at the times indicated by signs on or near the Roads.

A copy of the proposed Order may be inspected free of charge at County Hall, Hertford between the hours of 9.00am and 5.00pm (excluding weekends, bank and public holidays).

If you have any queries about the proposed Order please contact Paul Davis tel. 0300 123 4047 at Ringway.

County Hall                                                                                         31 March 2021

Hertford                                                                                               Mark Kemp

Herts                                                                                                   Director of Environment &

SG13 8DN                                                                                          Infrastructure