Resurfacing schemes

As part of the Council’s 4 year investment programme to Protect, Care and Invest to create a better borough, between 2020 and 2024 we are investing over £50m to keep neighbourhoods safe, clean and well connected. The ‘Pride in Our Community’ programme will deliver improvements to infrastructure including roads, footpaths, parking, sustainable transport, street furniture, drains and structures.

Our highways vision is to ‘Keep Telford Moving’ and in 2022/2023 we will invest £19.67m to deliver over 180 improvement schemes across the borough.

Prior to works commencing, detailed project information will be accessible below. Major schemes include:

Road Maintenance: Bennetts Bank, Highway Improvement Scheme

As part of the Council’s ongoing investment into its roads and footpaths, we will shortly be carrying out Various Works on Bennetts Bank, Wellington. Works include: Carriageway Resurfacing/Re-alignment, New Parking Bays, Footway Works, Drainage Works, New Bus Stop, and Road Markings, this programme of works is due to start on the 14 March 2022 and completed by 6 May 2022, between the hours of 8am and 5pm. The work is, however, weather dependant and the programme dates shown may be subject to change.

The funding for the work has come from the Council's highway capital programme as part of its 'Pride in Our Community' programme to make the borough a better place to live, work and visit.

The Project is being delivered by our principal contractor Balfour Beatty with sub-contractors for Civil Works (G&N), resurfacing works (Tarmac) and lining (WJ UK).

Detailed Works Programme

  • The works will be managed under a Lane closure for Westbound traffic in the most part with evening full closures on the 2 May 2022 – 6 May 2022.  Any traffic management used will be in place for the duration of the scheme dates to facilitate the works. 
  • Site specific designs, diversion routes and phasing plans can be found below. 
  • Residents and businesses directly affected will receive an information leaflet and resident letter 2 weeks prior to contractors arriving on site.
  • Advanced information signs will be placed on each site 2 weeks prior to works commencing.

Provisional start and end dates

  • Phase 1 - 14 March 2022 - 8 April 2022 – 24 hour Lane Closure - Westbound from Ketley Brook Roundabout to Cock Hotel Traffic Signals.
  • Phase 2 – 11 April 2022 - 29 April 2022 – 24 hour Lane Closure - Westbound from Ketley Brook Roundabout to Cock Hotel Traffic Signals.
  • Phase 3 – 2 May 2022 - 6 May 2022 – Road Closure (In place between 6.30pm - 6am).

Proposed Traffic Management Arrangements

The works will be managed under a Lane closure for Westbound traffic for the most part with evening full closures on the 2 May 2022 – 6 May 2022.  Any traffic management used will be in place for the duration of the scheme dates to facilitate the works. 

Proposed Working Hours

Road Maintenance: Surface Treatment Schemes (Surface Dressing)

A programme of Surface Dressing is due to commence on various sites (please see link to programme below, which will be updated throughout the scheme) on 26 April 2022 between the hours of 8am and 5pm. The works are a two-stage process requiring two applications. This means that Contractors and Traffic Management will visit each site twice, please refer to the Resident Letter for programme dates. Following this, reapplication of lining will commence shortly after. The work is, however, weather dependant and the programme dates shown may be subject to change:

The funding for the work has come from the Council's highway capital programme as part of its 'Pride in Our Community' programme to make the borough a better place to live, work and visit.

The Project is being delivered by our principal contractor Balfour Beatty with sub-contractors for Surface Dressing (RMS) and lining (WJ UK).

Detailed Works Programme

  • The works will be managed under Stop and Go/Convoy working. This means that access through sites will be mostly maintained, apart from short periods where the material must harden.
  • Residents and businesses directly affected will receive an information leaflet and resident letter 24/48 hours prior to contractors arriving on site.
  • Advanced information signs will be placed on each site 2 weeks prior to works commencing.

Surface Treatment Scheme

We are planning to carry out Surface Treatments to improve the condition of the highway.

Provisional start and end dates

  • Start date 26 April 2022 (Surface Dressing).
  • 9 May 2022 (Re-lining).
  • End date 11 May 2022 (Surface Dressing).
  • 14 June 2022 (Re-lining).

Proposed Traffic Management Arrangements

Traffic will be managed by using Stop and Go/Convoy working.

Proposed Working Hours

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Scheme information will be presented 2 weeks prior to scheme starting. If you require any further information prior, please contact highways@telford.gov.uk.

Last updated: 20/04/2022 16:23

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