Colchester Borough Council is providing support for residents facing the cost of living crisis.
Hard - road closure being where a positive blocking item (usually another vehicle) is in place to
physically prevent a vehicle passing the closure point. A hard closure would normally be used where
either a high-profile closure is taking place (for example Remembrance Day) or when the threat level
calls for it.
Soft - road closure being where barriers and a sign are used.
Design of closure (If event is held on a through road)