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Extra £1m for road repairs in Bucks

27 roads are on a to-do list from the County Council.

Published by Dan Gooding at 5:54am 16th December 2019. 3-minute read.

Extra £1m for road repairs in Bucks

27 roads across Buckinghamshire are enjoying a share of £1-million.

They're on the list from the County Council, who've allocated the extra cash for repairs until March.

This work, which commenced in November, involves 27 schemes and should be complete by end of March 2020, weather permitting.

The proposed list for repair in this latest tranche is:

  • Shortway, Amersham
  • Baring Road, High Wycombe
  • Deeds Grove, High Wycombe
  • Chessbury Road, Chesham
  • Ryecroft Road, Chesham
  • Delmeade Road, Chesham
  • Woodway, Princes Risborough
  • Ickford Road, Shabbington
  • Chaloner Road, Aylesbury
  • Thame Road, Haddenham
  • Weedon Road, Aston Abbots
  • Grove Lane, Whelpley Hill
  • Holtspur Lane, Forty Green
  • Coldmoorholme Lane, Well End
  • Buckland Road, Buckland
  • Virginia Gardens, Bledlow Ridge
  • Coppice Farm Drive, Tylers Green
  • Lowfield Way, Ilex Close Eder Way (plus Service Road),Hazlemere
  • Ridgeside, Bledlow Ridge
  • Mentmore Road, High Street, Cheddington
  • Thame Road, Long Crendon
  • Gomm Road, High Wycombe
  • A413 southbound approach to J/W Martin Dalby Way, Aylesbury
  • Scotts Lane, Maids Moreton (to be confirmed)
  • Main Street, Charndon
  • Cokes Lane, Chalfont St Giles
  • Bellswood Lane, Iver

Delivery of the entire list will be subject to no anomalies being found and the availability of road space.

Earlier this year TfB completed over 100 plane and patch treatments across the county, largely on local roads. This was in addition to the general road surfacing programme for major roads.

Schemes in the plane and patch programme continue to be chosen and guided by TfB's Local Area Technicians (LATs), coordinating with local councillors. LATs have a broad knowledge of the roads around Buckinghamshire and understand areas that will benefit the most from the plane and patch treatment.

Plane and patch work is particularly effective on minor roads as this type of treatment provides a great opportunity to repair pothole clusters and focus on the roads that cause the most concern for members of the public.

Members of the public will be kept well informed of the plane and patch programme through the usual social media outlets including Twitter @tfbalerts and www.facebook.com/TransportforBucks.

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