New speed limit A127
Confirmed, 50 mph limit for A127 to begin this March
In May, members of Basildon Borough Council met and backed the change to improve the air quality in and around the area.
It has now been confirmed that the A127 will have more average speed cameras along the stretch of Basildon to improve the air quality and avoid the chances of a congestion charge being introduced by the Government.
The zone will become a 50mph zone and this will officially come into place on march 31st. They plan to is to reduce the harmful nitrogen dioxide levels in the air quality to a safer limit by 2021. Also by reducing the speed this will improve road safety. Read More