Roadworks to start today in Amberley

Works are due to start today on construction of a new roadside footpath in Amberley.

Monday, 16th November 2020, 10:22 am

Drivers are being warned to expect delays on a stretch of the B2139 where the new path is being built.

The footpath is being built to improve access to the village playing field.

The path will replace the grass verge on the northern side of the road between Newland Gardens and the playing field.

The new foottpath will be built on the grass verge by the side of the road

The go ahead for the improvement scheme was given by West Sussex County Council following a suggestion by Amberley Parish Counci

Works are scheduled to take place between today (Monday November 16) and Friday December 4.

Two-way temporary traffic lights will be in place on the B2139 Turnpike Road while the works take place.

A county council spokesperson said: “We apologise for any inconvenience and will do all we can to minimise this as much as possible.”