Decision details

The East Sussex (A2029 Fisher Street, Lewes)(Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) Order 2023

Decision Maker: Director of Communities, Economy and Transport

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To allow BT Openreach to carry out works, East Sussex County Council have made an Order under Sections 14(1) and 15(1)(b) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended, which will temporarily close the following length of road;


Temporary Road Closure
Fisher Street - from the junction with A277 High Street to the junction with A2029 Mount Pleasant

A safe route will be provided for pedestrians and vehicular access for residents and to properties maintained whenever possible with an alternative route for through traffic via A2029 Mount Pleasant – A2029 White Hill – A2029 Offham Road – A275 Nevill Road - A277 Spital Road – A277 Western Road – A277 High Street and vice versa.

The Order commences 28 September 2023 and lasts for a period of 18 months, or until works are completed, whichever is earlier. However, it is anticipated works will be undertaken on 28 & 29 September 2023 depending upon the weather conditions.

If you require further information telephone Network Management on 0345 60 80 193.

Publication date: 20/09/2023

Date of decision: 22/09/2023