DETAILS: Series of overnight closures on main road in Maidstone
Tuesday 14th September 2021
A SERIES of phased overnight closures will take place from September 22 to October 25 in Maidstone.
The closure is to carry out resurfacing works on the A274 Sutton Road between Queen Elizabeth Square and Buffkyn Way.
Closures as follows:
Phase 1 - Road closures between Buffkyn Way and Willington Street from September 22 to October 4 (20:00-05:00, Monday to Friday nights)
Access to and from Willington Street will be available but is to be controlled with temporary traffic lights.
Vehicles requiring access to the Parkwood industrial estate will need to approach from the A274 Langley.
Phase 2 – Road closures between Willington Street and St Saviours Road from October 7 to 22 (20:00-05:00 Monday to Friday nights)
Access to and from Willington Street will be available but will be controlled with temporary traffic lights. Access to and from the Morrisons supermarket will continue to be available when approached from Maidstone town.
Vehicles requiring access to the Parkwood industrial estate will be able to approach from either the A274 Langley or from Willington Street.
Phase 3 – Road closure at St Saviours Road junction (between Willington St and Northumberland Rd) on three consecutive Sundays (October 10, 17, 24 from 17:00-05:00)
This phase of works will run concurrently with Phase 2 but will be taking place only on Sundays.
Access to and from Willington Street will be available but will be controlled with temporary traffic lights.
Diversion route for Maidstone bound traffic will be via Willington Street, A20 Ashford Rd, A249 Wat Tyler Way, A249 Mote Rd, A229 Upper Stone Street, A229 Loose Rd.
Diversion route for Langley/Tenterden bound traffic will begin at the Wheatsheaf junction and proceed via A229 Loose Rd, A229 Linton Rd, B2163 Heath Road, B2163 Plough Wents Rd.
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