Decision details

Objections to Traffic Order - Queensway, Rochdale

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To determine an outcome following receipt of objections to a proposed Traffic Regulation Order


Cabinet considered a report of the Director of Neighbourhoods which advised that proposals to introduce some No Waiting at Any Time and Loading Restrictions on parts of Queensway (A664), Edinburgh Way (A664) and Hartley Lane, Rochdale have been advertised and 10 objections received.


Rochdale South Township Delegated Sub-Committee considered the objections at its meeting on 20 October 2020 and recommends to Cabinet that a Traffic Order of this nature is not required in this particular area.


The proposed Order affects highways of strategic importance over which Cabinet has the power to determine an outcome.


In considering the submitted report, Cabinet received representations from a local resident and Councillor Meredith, a Ward Councillor objecting to the proposed Traffic Order.


Alternatives Considered:


Cabinet could decide to implement the proposed Traffic Order as detailed in the report or not proceed with the Traffic Order as recommended by the Rochdale South Township Delegated Sub-Committee.




1.    That the proposed Traffic Order not be implemented.



Reasons for the Decision:


In light of the representations received, Cabinet concurs with the Rochdale South Delegated Sub-Committee that that a Traffic Order of this nature is not required in this particular area.


Report author: Paul Wotton

Publication date: 26/02/2021

Date of decision: 26/01/2021

Decided at meeting: 26/01/2021 - Cabinet

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