Tag Archives: Highways maintenance

Shrewsbury gyratory and Coleham Head improvements – update 11 October 2017

11/10/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Improvement work began at the English Bridge gyratory and Coleham Head in Shrewsbury at the end of July 2017. The work is being … Continue reading »

What do you know about Shropshire Council’s highways maintenance services?

03/10/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council is carrying out a short online survey to find out if people are aware of, and understand, the highways maintenance … Continue reading »

Coppice Green Lane, Shifnal – update as of 21 September 2017

21/09/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The work at Coppice Green Lane outside Idsall School is largely completed, with 2-way traffic able to use this section of the … Continue reading »

A458 Bridgnorth bypass improvement works put back to avoid clash with A49 closure

16/06/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
A raod with markings ( a road bends)

Improvement work on the A458 Bridgnorth bypass is now due to start on Tuesday 11 July 2017 – seven days later than … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council’s surface dressing programme for 2017 announced

10/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
A raod with markings ( a road bends)

Shropshire Council has announced its programme of roads that are to be surface dressed this summer. Surface dressing (applying and rolling aggregate … Continue reading »

How we inspect and maintain Shropshire’s traffic lights and signals

08/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

In Shropshire, as elsewhere, the volume of traffic continues to grow and it has become increasingly important to provide a safe environment … Continue reading »

How we identify and treat potholes on Shropshire’s roads

28/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council has responsibility for the maintenance and repair of the public highway, including potholes. In this blog, and in the video … Continue reading »

How we protect Shropshire’s roads from flooding

21/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Drainage systems are a very important feature of the road network. As well as being crucial for the safety of our roads … Continue reading »

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 »