Press release

Improved road surface for drivers along A64 in Staxton

Drivers will benefit from an improved road surface on the A64 following overnight resurfacing work which is scheduled to take place in Staxton near Scarborough.

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Contractors for Highways England will be resurfacing a quarter of a mile of the A64 from its junction with Main Street to the roundabout where it meets the A1039 from Tuesday 29 September.

Temporary traffic lights will be in place to enable the work to be carried out, between 8pm and 6am.

Highways England’s project manager, Sujad Hussain said:

We are carrying out this improvement work at night to minimise disruption to road users. It’s essential that the work takes place so that drivers can benefit from smoother and safer journeys.

General enquiries

Members of the public should contact the Highways England customer contact centre on 0300 123 5000.

Media enquiries

Journalists should contact the Highways England press office on 0844 693 1448 and use the menu to speak to the most appropriate press officer.

Published 17 September 2015