Temporary traffics lights on Stoke Lane, Stoke Lodge in January 2015.

Roadworks: Council admits it “needs to do more” to keep public informed

South Gloucestershire Council has conceded that it isn’t doing enough to keep residents informed about the large number of major roadworks that are currently under way or planned across the district. The admission came in a quarterly performance report submitted to the council’s Planning, Transportation & Strategic Environment Committee at the end of January which showed that public satisfaction with

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Almondsbury Roundabout on the A38 Gloucester Road.

More roadworks at M5 junction 16 (Almondsbury) due to start this week

Improvement work on the northbound exit slip road at junction 16 of the M5 (Almondsbury) is due to get under way this week. The Highways Agency is carrying out the work as part of the Government’s Pinch Point programme, which forms part of the growth initiative outlined during the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement in November 2011. According to the agency: “Pinch Points provides smaller scale improvements

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