The Scottish Ministers hereby give notice that they propose to make the above Order under sections 1(1)(a) and (d), and 2(1) and (3) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 which will have the effect of prohibiting specified classes of traffic and pedestrians on the following lengths of road:-
- That length of road being the southbound carriageway of the A725/A726 from a point 547 metres or thereby southwest of the point at which the road passes over the east side of the West Coast Mainline Railway Overbridge to a point 391 metres or thereby northeast of the point at which the A725/A726 passes under the centre line of the B7071 Bothwell Road, a distance of 1 kilometre or thereby.
- That length of road being the northbound carriageway of the A725/A726 from a point 456 metres or thereby northeast from the point at which the road passes under the centre line of the B7071 Bothwell Road to a point 547 metres or thereby southwest from the point at which the A725/A726 passes over the west side of the West Coast Mainline Railway Overbridge, a distance of 930 metres or thereby.
Full details of the proposal are contained in the Order which, together with a plan showing the lengths of road involved and a statement of the Scottish Ministers’ reasons for proposing to make the Order, may be examined free of charge during normal business hours from 12 July 2019 until 2 August 2019 at the offices of:
58 Port Dundas Road
Glasgow, G4 0HF
Bothwell Library, The Donald Institute
2 Main Street. Bothwell, G71 8RG
North Lanarkshire Council Headquarters
Civic Centre, Windmillhill Street
Motherwell, ML1 1AB
South Lanarkshire Council Headquarters
Almada Street, Hamilton, ML3 0AA.
Any person wishing to object to the proposed Order should send details of the grounds for objection in writing to the Director of Major Transport Infrastructure Projects, c/o Chris Carroll, Transport Scotland, Buchanan House, 58 Port Dundas Road, Glasgow, G4 0HF quoting reference SW/A725/CC by 2 August 2019.
A member of the staff of the Scottish Ministers
58 Port Dundas Road
Glasgow G4 0HF