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AQMAs Declared by Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

The following AQMAs have been declared by Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council.
These are listed with most recent first.

AQMA Description Date Declared Date Amended Date Revoked Pollutants
Rotherham AQMA 1 - Part1 (NO2) An area along the M1 between Upper Whiston (in the east) and the boundary with Sheffield City Council to the west and extending on either side to encompass Brinsworth Catcliffe 01/01/2002 Nitrogen dioxide NO2
Rotherham AQMA 1 - Part 2 (NO2) An area to the west of the M1 motorway between Meadowbank Road to the south and New Droppingwell Road to the north and extending east to West Hill Kimberworth. 01/01/2002 Nitrogen dioxide NO2
Rotherham AQMA 1 - Part 3 NO2 An area of Wales, Rotherham encompassing a small number of properties on either side of the M1 where the B6059, School Road crosses the motorway. 07/07/2003 30/12/2016 Nitrogen dioxide NO2
Nitrogen dioxide NO2
Rotherham AQMA 2 SO2 An area of housing in Brampton Bierlow encompassed by Pontefract Road, Milking Lane and the parish boundary running along Knoll Beck. 07/07/2003 20/09/2007 Sulphur dioxide SO2
Fitzwilliam Road NO2 AQMA An area encompassing properties along the Fitzwilliam Road, Rotherham between the St Anns roundabout and the Mushroom roundabout. Green on Map 19/11/2004 30/12/2016 Nitrogen dioxide NO2
Wellgate (NO2) AQMA An area along Wellgate, Rotherham between Clifton Bank and Hare Road (extending NE/SW as far as Clifton Lane and Warwick Street). 19/11/2004 30/09/2019 Nitrogen dioxide NO2
Wortley Road NO2 AQMA An area encompassing the Wortley Road and surrounding properties between its junction with the Old Wortley Road and the roundabout with Wilton Gardens. 19/11/2004 30/12/2016 Nitrogen dioxide NO2
Fitzwilliam Road PM10 Air Quality Management Area along the A630 Fitzwilliam Road near to St Ann’s roundabout 19/11/2004 30/10/2010 Particulate Matter PM10
Rotherham AQMA No.1 (Part 4) An area extending the 2001 AQMA - encompassing the area next to the M1 around Barber Wood Road and New Droppingwell Road in Blackburn. 26/04/2010 Nitrogen dioxide NO2
The Rotherham Borough Council Air Quality Management Area 1 Rawmarsh 2016 Rotherham Borough Council Air Quality Management Area Rawmarsh is that area of land situate within the following boundary From the junction of Great Eastern Way, Aldwarke Lane and Aldwarke Road, follow Aldwarke Road to the junction with Broad Street, follow Greasbrough Road to Stubbin Incline dismantled railway, follow Stubbin Incline to Greasbrough Lane and Greasbrough Lane to the junction with High Street. Follow Hawley Street to Dale Road, Dale Road to Green Lane, follow Green Lane to Barbers Avenue and barbers Avenue to the junction with Great Eastern Way and Aldwarke Lane. 30/12/2016 Nitrogen dioxide NO2

Cells in the above table are empty where information has previously not been recorded.

Action Plans

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