Highways England - A47 North Tuddenham to Easton improvement
Highways England have submitted their application to the Planning Inspectorate for the Development Consent Order to construct the proposed dualled A47. The Parish Council is registered as an Interested Party and will be partaking in the examination of the application. Full details of the Development Consent Order application, the various stages of the process and all associated documents are available on the Planning Inspectorate website.
PRE-PLANNING APPLICATION CONSULATION
Monday 15th August to Sunday 9th October 2022
Before we finalise and submit the planning application, tell, us what you think of our proposals for the Norwich Western Link.
Consultation events will be held at:
Barnham Broom Village Hall - Friday 2nd September 2022 - 12-8pm
The Costessey Centre, Stafford Hall - Friday 9th September 2022 - 1-8pm
Weston Longville, Hall for All - Thursday 15th September 2022 - 12-8pm
Felthorpe Village Hall - Thursday 22nd September - 12-8pm
Please follow the link to view the proposals and respond to the consultation
A47 Flythrough Video
Highways England have released a video showing a flythrough of the route of the proposed dualling between North Tuddenham and Easton. This can be viewed on youtube.
The Parish Council are closely monitoring progress of the dualling project and are in regular contact with Highways England. The timeline of the project is as follows:
2020 Statutory consultation (Feb-April 2020) - Now completed
March 2021 Submission of Development Consent Order.
February 2022 Expected decision on the Development Consent Order
January - March 2023 Expected start of building works
2024-25 Expected completion of road
The Parish Council will share as much information as they are able as it becomes available. This will be shared via the website, Council facebook page, village noticeboards, Council meetings and minutes.