Final phase of bypass scheme to start this week

Work on the final section of Lichfield’s southern bypass will get under way this week. The £17.5m scheme will connect the A5127 Birmingham Road with the A5206 London Road. It will involve building an underpass beneath the Cross City railway line. This week clearance work will begin off London Road opposite the petrol station, before construction of the access road starts on March 11. This will later form part of the new road. While no traffic management on London Road is planned, part of the edge of the road may be section... For the full story register now for free or login below...