Update on Closure of The Street, Melton

It is hoped that the closure will be changed to traffic lights once the stack has been removed.

Suffolk Highways have said,

‘We are concerned with the proposal to reinstate one lane working on The Street. Although scaffolding has now been erected at the site, this was for the purposes of access only and the stack is still at risk of collapse. The scaffolding has not been designed to prevent large sections of brickwork falling onto the road and is unlikely to offer protection to pedestrians or traffic below should there be any collapse. We are hoping to get agreement from the Loss Adjusters, when they visit the site tomorrow morning, to demolish the stack and if this happens the upper section of the stack will be demolished as soon as possible following their visit. Once this has happened it will then be safe to modify the scaffolding and to put traffic lights on the

This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s