Press Releases and Highway Bulletins



March 2019

Two weeks left to have your say on bus services

There are two weeks left to take part in two consultations on bus services in the county, both of which close on Friday 22 March 2019.

08 March 2019

Road works at Ipswich road south to be extended

Ipswich Road (south) Colchester is to remain closed for a further week as water main work hits problems.

12 March 2019


February 2019 

Essex Traffic Control Centre to provide live traffic info on Saturdays from 2 February

From Saturday 2 Feb Essex Traffic Control Centre is set to extend its operating hours and provide a service to Essex residents, media and road users from 9 till 5.30pm on a Saturday.

01 February 2019

There is still time to have your say on Sunday and evening bus services

In December the County Council launched a consultation that aims to find out how important evening and Sunday local bus services are to the county's residents.

05 February 2019

Finchingfield bridge to be closed for five days

Road users are being warned about the upcoming 24-hour closure of Finchingfield Bridge (B1053).

06 February 2019 

Next steps for Army & Navy junction

The green light for the Army and Navy junction’s next chapter was given by the dedicated Taskforce set up to explore the future of the Chelmsford junction.

06 February 2019

Planned work to install monitoring equipment on Army and Navy Flyover

New temperature and movement sensors will be installed on the Army and Navy Flyover in Chelmsford next month.

12 February 2019

Finchingfield Bridge replacement planning

Essex Highways engineers have been carrying out investigative trial holes and extracting cores from the material below the bridge this week.

18 February 2019 


January 2019

Chelmsford rush hour traffic targeted with Parkway improvements

Rush hour congestion into and out of Chelmsford is being tackled thanks

09 January 2019

Have your say on Chelmsford Park and Ride services

Essex County Council wants to hear from Chelmsford Park and Ride users on ticket options, fares and opening days as part of a consultation that launches today, Monday 21 January 2019.

21 January 2019

Highway Highlights

Newsletter on all things highways, informing people about the services and improvements Essex Highways is delivering.

January 2019 


February 2019