Tag Archives: Highways maintenance

How we inspect and maintain Shropshire’s bridges

14/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council is responsible for wide range of structures. In this blog, and in the video below, we look at the work … Continue reading »

How we inspect and maintain Shropshire’s street lights

07/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

There are approximately 6.5 million lighting columns in public ownership in the UK, and of this number Shropshire Council is responsible for … Continue reading »

How and why we resurface Shropshire’s roads

31/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council spends around £9 million each year on resurfacing and surface dressing the county’s roads, ranging from unclassified rural roads to … Continue reading »

How we maintain and grit Shropshire’s roads in winter

24/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Every year, when the wintry weather arrives, Shropshire Council and our partners go out to grit the county’s roads — keeping the … Continue reading »

Essential resurfacing work on the B5065 Prees Green to Lower Heath from 30 January

09/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Essential resurfacing work is to begin on Monday 30 January 2017 on the B5065 Prees Green to Lower Heath. The work will … Continue reading »

Essential resurfacing work on the A4117 Bridgnorth Junction to Weston Farm from 30 January

09/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Essential resurfacing work is to begin on Monday 30 January 2017 on the A4117 Bridgnorth Junction to Weston Farm. The work will … Continue reading »

New highways and environmental maintenance contract set to be procured

14/10/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s Cabinet will next week (19 October 2016) be asked to approve the start of a re-procurement exercise for Shropshire Council’s … Continue reading »

Mouchel wins third successive highways contract in Shropshire

20/02/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Mouchel Shropshire Council has awarded international infrastructure and business services group Mouchel a three-year Highways and Transport Engineering … Continue reading »

Friar’s Street in Bridgnorth to close for one day

23/10/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Friar’s Street in Bridgnorth is to be closed to traffic for one day, Monday 3 November 2014, between 9.30am and 4pm. The … Continue reading »

A458 Newtown Bank re-opened

12/09/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council is set to re-open the A458 Newtown Bank in Much Wenlock today following the completion of essential road resurfacing, which … Continue reading »