Council will 'minimise disruptions' as pedestrian crossing is repaired
PUBLISHED: 08:00 15 August 2017
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A pedestrian crossing over a busy road in Worle will be refurbished later this month.
Works on the crossing, in Queensway near Priory Community School, will start on Monday and are expected to last for a week.
The work is being carried out as part of North Somerset Council’s replacement programme.
Cllr Elfan Ap Rees, executive member with responsibility for highways, said: “We’ll be refurbishing the crossing as part of our rolling 15-year replacement programme.
“There will be temporary traffic lights in place while we carry out the work – so our crew can work safely and to provide safe crossing for pedestrians – and we’ll do our best to minimise any potential disruption on this busy route.”
The work will be carried out by Dynnig, the council’s traffic signals maintenance contractor, at a cost of £21,000.