As you would have been aware Highways England (HE) have just closed a Public Consultation period for their Road Investment Strategy 2 (RIS2) seeking public opinion on works to be included in their investment budget for the Strategic Road Network (SRN) for the years 2020 – 2025.
The Chideock Bypass Working Group (CBWG) feel passionately that the A35 Trunk Road (which forms a part of the SRN) has suffered from years of under-investment which has adversely affected not only our village of Chideock but also the thousands of vehicles that use the A35 every day of the year. We feel that all these road users have been affected not only in the very obvious ways of traffic congestion and road incidents but also in the less obvious ways of air pollution and impacts on the local economy. Therefore CBWG prepared and submitted a response to HE’s request for Public Consultation
To view the document in full and to see our supporting documents please refer to our web site. www.chideockbypass.co.uk