Find out more about Colchester's new Northern Approach Road

Gazette: Find out more about Colchester's new Northern Approach Road Find out more about Colchester's new Northern Approach Road

A PUBLIC meeting will tell residents about the next phase of the development of the Northern Approach Road.

Contractors need to install drains down a stretch of land running alongside the existing Northern Approach Road by tunnelling from Mill Road to a point midway between Dickenson Road and Wallace Road.

It is part of the work needed to create a drainage system for the Severalls Hospital site, where the first of 1,500 homes have been built.

County council workers and representatives from contractors Bam Nuttall will be at a public information event at Queen Boudica Primary School on Wednesday.

Rodney Bass, councillor responsible for highways, said: “I hope as many local residents as possible are able to attend this public information event, to learnmore about howworks are progressing.”

The event takes place between 4.30pm and 8.30pm.

The plans will be available to view online from Thursday at www.essex.gov.uk/nar3

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4:45pm Tue 21 Jan 14

Red Tape 2 says...

Rodney Bass is brave coming to Colchester after all the mayhem he's caused!
Rodney Bass is brave coming to Colchester after all the mayhem he's caused! Red Tape 2
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5:01pm Tue 21 Jan 14

Say It As It Is OK? says...

Red Tape 2 wrote:
Rodney Bass is brave coming to Colchester after all the mayhem he's caused!
He won't be there!
[quote][p][bold]Red Tape 2[/bold] wrote: Rodney Bass is brave coming to Colchester after all the mayhem he's caused![/p][/quote]He won't be there! Say It As It Is OK?
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5:19pm Tue 21 Jan 14

stevedawson says...

It would be more sensible, lol, if the plans were avalible on line before the meeting so people went with some idea of what was bing put to them.but then!
It would be more sensible, lol, if the plans were avalible on line before the meeting so people went with some idea of what was bing put to them.but then! stevedawson
  • Score: 8

12:18pm Thu 23 Jan 14

omgwtfbbq says...

all the coned off section is a joke, it is no more than a car park for people working on site, causing delays for hundreds of others.
If safe entrance to the site is needed then manually operated temporary traffic lights would be much fairer!
This is a main route to the A&E department at the hospital, lives could be lost because of the delays!
all the coned off section is a joke, it is no more than a car park for people working on site, causing delays for hundreds of others. If safe entrance to the site is needed then manually operated temporary traffic lights would be much fairer! This is a main route to the A&E department at the hospital, lives could be lost because of the delays! omgwtfbbq
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