Winter’s arrived – our teams head out on their first grit of the year
Bury Council’s gritters are heading out at 7.30pm tonight (Wed 3 Nov) on their first run of the season as temperatures are forecast to drop.
Work to improve Bury’s roads
Work is about to start on improving a number of roads across Bury as part of the council’s latest programme of planned maintenance.
Major roadworks completed at one of Bury’s busiest junctions
Bury Council has completed a major carriageway resurfacing scheme through one of the borough’s busiest road junctions.
More than 90 streets to be improved over the next month
Scores of streets across Bury are to benefit in the latest phase of the council’s highways investment programme.
£4 million on resurfacing the roads this year
The council is spending £4 million this financial year on resurfacing works on a number of roads across the borough.
Major road works near Bury town centre to ease congestion
Work will start in March to improve the junction between Wash Lane and Rochdale Road which will reduce queue lengths and improve journey times.
Empty roads means filled potholes!
Highways crews have filled more than 1,700 potholes across Bury since the coronavirus lockdown began.
Hail to our heroes – on the highway
Messages of thanks to key workers across Bury are being put down on some of the borough’s busiest roads.
Road restrictions to deter Holcombe Easter gathering
Traffic restrictions have been imposed near Holcombe Hill to deter people from gathering there this weekend in defiance of the Government’s advice on social distancing.
Major road improvement works across the borough
A series of major works are coming up to improve key roads in Bury, Ramsbottom, Radcliffe and Prestwich.
Our winter service team swing into action
It may technically be autumn, but Bury Council’s winter service team have already been out gritting on five nights as temperatures have dropped.
Five road improvement schemes starting this month
Work will begin this week to resurface a number of roads in Prestwich.
More roads resurfaced thanks to extra council investment
A number of road resurfacing schemes are about to start thanks to the council’s extra £10 million for roadworks announced in the budget.
Roads to be resurfaced in Radcliffe
Work will begin next week to resurface a number of main roads in Radcliffe.
Get life-saving advice at our child car seat clinics
Road safety officers are holding four free clinics next month for parents to ensure that their children are using the correct car seats.
True grit – the people who keep our roads safe in winter
The long winter meant that Bury Council’s gritting teams were out working more than twice as many times as usual.
Latest round of road improvements
Work has started this week to improve Tottington Road, with repairs on Parkhills Road due to begin next week.
Second wave of road improvement works starts in Longsight Road
Longsight Road in Ramsbottom is the second main road to be upgraded under a £10 million programme of major road improvements in the borough.