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We maintain the network of highways throughout Staffordshire, with responsibility for roads and footpaths and ensure that all forms of transport across Staffordshire work together.

Staffordshire set to play key role in Midlands Engine delivery

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Staffordshire is ready to play an important role in driving the Midlands Engine and the Midlands Connect transport strategy, county council leader Philip Atkins has said. The county will see multi-million pound transport improvements as part of the 25-year transport strategy announced today, which forms part of the wider Midlands Engine that will aim to boost growth and productivity. Today, ...

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New roundabout to be built on main Staffordshire route

Councillor Mark Deaville

Work to build a roundabout on a main road to provide access to a housing development starts next week. It will be built on the A51 Lea Hall Way near Rugeley and provide safe access to the housing development on former power station land. The £750,000 scheme, paid for by the housing developer, will see the new roundabout built 400 ...

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Crossroads safety improvement work starts

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Work to improve safety at a crossroads in East Staffordshire started this week. The junction of the A515 and B5234 Burton Road, between Burton and Newborough, will have a range of safety measure installed. These include junction widening, building a splitter island on the B5234 westbound approach to slow vehicles down and installing new signs. The improvements follow a fatal ...

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£120K road improvements for Loggerheads to start next month

Councillor Mark Deaville

A highways improvement scheme to improve and resurface a main road in Loggerheads will start next month. The £120k investment by Staffordshire County Council will see the resurfacing of the A53 Newcastle Road. Preliminary Work will start on Monday 6 March and the scheme is expected to take around three weeks to complete.  To allow the resurfacing work to be ...

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£83K road improvements for Stafford to start next month

Councillor Mark Deaville

A highways improvement scheme to improve and resurface a main Stafford road and its footways will start next month. The £83k investment by Staffordshire County Council will see the resurfacing of the A518 Lichfield Road and its footways. Work will start on Monday 6 March and the scheme is expected to take around four weeks to complete. To allow the ...

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Highways crews tackle fallen trees as Storm Doris hits Staffordshire

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Highways crews are out across Staffordshire as Storm Doris sweeps into the region bringing down trees and power lines in parts of the county. The Met Office has issued an amber warning for the area as winds of more than 60mph are expected, with heavy rain, and even snow over higher ground, forecast for later in the day. Crews have ...

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Motorists urged to take care as Storm Doris arrives

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Motorists are being urged to drive carefully as Storm Doris reaches Staffordshire today. The Met Office has issued an amber warning as winds of up to 80mph are expected, with heavy rain, and even snow over higher ground, also forecast. Drivers are being reminded to take care all day and to be aware that surface flooding could be present on any ...

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Motorists urged to take care ahead of Storm Doris

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Motorists are being urged to drive carefully as Storm Doris is due to hit the county tomorrow (Thursday). The Met Office has issued an amber warning as winds of up to 80mph are expected, with heavy rain and even snow over higher ground also forecast. Drivers are being reminded to take care on the roads throughout Thursday and to be ...

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