High Street/Maynards Green Road, Horam - Surface Dressing
What works are taking place?
We will be carrying out surface dressing works on B2203 High Street/Maynards Green Road, Horam from the bridge over the Cuckoo Trail to the junction with Holly Drive.
Work will involve spraying bitumen binder onto a dry road surface. We then spread stone chippings and roll the surface to embed the stones.
Following works, advisory 20mph speed limits are put in place. This is to protect road users from loose chippings.
This type of work provides a safer, non-skid road surface. It also seals and waterproofs the road, extending the life of the road by 10 years.
When will these works start?
Prior to the surface dressing works we need to remove road studs. This work will take place on 11 & 12 July between 8pm and 6am each night. During this time, this section of the B2203 will be closed to through traffic.
The surfacing works will take place on 1 & 2 August between 8pm and 6am each night. During this time, this section of the B2203 will be closed to through traffic.
After the surface dressing, we will need to return to reinstall the road studs. This work will take place on 16-19 September between 7pm and 6am.
We will always allow access for emergency vehicles. Pedestrian access will be maintained.
Traffic will be diverted via A267 Little London Road, A265, C273 Station Road, B2203 Hailsham Road and vice versa
Information for local people
We will sweep the road after 24 hours, 3 days and again one week after the new surface has been laid.
We will replace any road markings after the final sweep. This can be one to three weeks after the works. If parked cars are in the way then there may be further delays so please do not park here following works. There will be ‘no parking’ signs and cones on site to advise where parking is restricted.
Dates may be subject to change. We will keep you updated with any changes via the signs on site and our website.