Traffic Calming Scheme - Kerr Street, Portrush

Consultation opened on 22 March 2023. Closing date 24 April 2023.


Notice is hereby given that under Article 65 of the Roads (NI) Order 1993, the Department for Infrastructure proposes to introduce road humps and other traffic calming works at Kerr Street, Portrush, Co. Antrim, to control the speed of traffic.


Consultation description

The scheme will consist of the following measures:

  • One hump, approximately 5.0 metres long, 5.0 metres wide and 100 millimetres high, located approximately 85 metres north-east of its junction with Castle Erin Road.
  • One hump, approximately 5.0 metres long, 4.5 metres wide and 100 millimetres high, located approximately 62 metres south-east of its junction with Main Street.

Kerbed build-outs will be constructed at each hump to reduce the width of the carriageway to create a pedestrian crossing facility.

The road humps will be constructed in accordance with The Road Humps Regulations (NI) 1999 and the other features will be constructed in accordance with the Traffic Calming Regulations (NI) 1995. All road markings and signing will be in accordance with the Traffic Signs Regulations (NI) 1997.

Inspecting the proposal

Full details are contained in the draft Order which together with a map showing the road involved may be inspected free of charge during office hours within the period below at:

DfI Roads Northern Division
Traffic Management Section
County Hall
Castlerock Road
BT51 3HS

Inspection of the draft Order and map is by appointment only which can be arranged either by email using the dfi roads email address below or by telephone during office hours (Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm) on 028 7034 1952.

Making an objection

Any person may object or make other representations, specifying the grounds on which they are made, by writing to the Department at the address above or by emailing before 24 April 2023.

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