The Scottish Ministers give notice that they have made the above Order under sections 2(1) and (2), 4(1) and 16A of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, temporarily prohibiting traffic on that length of the M9/A9 Edinburgh – Stirling - Thurso Trunk Road from its junction with Gower Street, Brora in a generally northwards direction to its junction with Harbour Road, Brora, a distance of 150 metres or thereby.
The Order, which is required to facilitate the Brora New Year Wreath Laying Service and to enable members of the public to participate in this event, will be in operation from 1 January until 2 January 2020. It is anticipated that the restrictions will be in place for approximately 15 minutes from about 16:30 hours 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 brigade, ambulance, police or coastguard purposes or a vehicle being used for facilitating the holding of the relevant event.
The alternative routes for traffic during the prohibition will be signposted. Detailed descriptions can also be obtained at BEAR Scotland Limited, BEAR House, Inveralmond Road, Inveralmond Industrial Estate, Perth, PH1 3TW.
For information about roadworks on motorways and trunk roads visit www.trafficscotland.org.uk
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