Decision details

The East Sussex (U7844 Motts Mill, Motts Hill, Groombridge)(Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) Order 2021

Decision Maker: Director of Communities, Economy and Transport

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To allow East Sussex Highways to carry out structure repairs works and to maintain public safety on site, 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 to all users;


Temporary Road Closure
Motts Mill - from the junction with U7466 Forge Road to the junction with B2188 Cherry Gardens Hill.

A safe route will be provided for residents and vehicular access for residents and to properties maintained whenever possible with an alternative route for through traffic via U7466 Forge Road - A26 Eridge Road - C11 London Road - Summersales Hill - Lye Green – B2188 Plumyfeather Lane and vice versa.

The Order commences on 26 July 2021 and lasts for a period of 18 months, or until works are completed, whichever is earlier. However, it is anticipated works will be undertaken between 26 July & 27 August 2021 depending upon the weather conditions.

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

Publication date: 19/07/2021

Date of decision: 23/07/2021