September 7, 2016
Business leaders in the area describe, in a series of case studies, their experience as local employers of the impact that the heavy congestion and safety issues on the A120 is having on their businesses.
Malcolm Hobbs, Managing Director of Earls Colne Business Park – Case Study
Sean Milbank, Chairman of Milbank Concrete Products Ltd – Case Study
Chris Wiggan, Head of External Affairs at Stansted Airport – Case Study
In March 2020, the government announced details of its latest Road Investment Strategy (RIS2), covering April 2020 to March 2025.
The strategy outlines how the government will be investing £27.4 billion in maintaining, improving and building capacity in the strategic road network during the 2020-25 period, including £2.2 billion for the east of England.
The document also looks further ahead and includes a list of ‘pipeline projects’ which will undergo more analysis and design work ahead of being considered for potential future investment.
The A120 Braintree to A12 was identified as a pipeline project and will now be progressed by Highways England.
For more information, email A120braintreetoA12@highwaysengland.co.uk
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