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Transport & Highways

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.

Cannock town centre road improvements

Councillor Mark Deaville

Improvement work on a stretch of dual carriageway in Cannock town centre takes place this week. Resurfacing of the A34 Mill Street section between Walsall Road and Queens Square Island will take place over four nights from Monday March 20. The road will be closed in both directions between 7pm and 6am and signed diversions put in place. The county council ...

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Road improvement scheme set to begin on main Stafford route

Councillor Mark Deaville

An improvement scheme at a main road junction in Stafford is set to begin this Sunday. Resurfacing, drain and kerb repairs will be carried out at the junction of the A34 Lichfield Road and Riverway. The main resurfacing work will be carried out overnight during the week beginning Monday March 20. All work is due to finish by Monday March ...

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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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