The government's Department of Transport has awarded £481,000 to Thurrock for the upgrade or improvement of roads between 1 April 2017 and 31 March 2018. This award comes from the government's National Productivity Investment Fund.
We will use this funding to carry out resurfacing work on the roads listed below.
|Road||Town||Area in square metres|
|Lower Dunton Road||Bulphan||1,050|
|St Peters Road and St Marys Road junction||Chadwell St Mary||575|
|Gardner Avenue – from Tasman Close to Langland Close||Corringham||1,085|
|St Johns Way||Corringham||418|
|Argent Street – Jetty Walk||Grays||750|
|Argent Street – West Road||Grays||225|
|High Road, North Stifford – church||Grays||740|
|Hogg Lane – Advice Avenue||Grays||539.5|
|Hogg Lane – from Ark Avenue to Archates Avenue||Grays||780|
|Hogg Lane – link to A1012||Grays||1,035|
|Lodge Lane – Windsor Avenue||Grays||420|
|Prince Phillip Avenue, Stifford Clays||Grays||1,425|
|South Hill||Horndon on the Hill||950|
|East Tilbury Road||Linford||860|
|High Road – Mill Road||Orsett||450|
|Stifford Road – Baker Street||Orsett||1,140|
|Buckles Lane – dip||South Ockendon||260|
|Buckles Lane – Swaleys Way||South Ockendon||650|
|Dennises Lane – bend||South Ockendon||900|
|Dennises Lane – Kemps Cottage||South Ockendon||540|
|West Road||South Ockendon||1,050|
|Feenan Highway – Parkside||Tilbury||525|
This award is additional to awards of £1,772,000 for basic highways maintenance, plus £153,000 from the Pothole Action Fund.
The total amount of government funding for Thurrock highway maintenance in 2017/18 is £2,406,000.