FOI release

Operation Stack – road closure (FOI 723943)

Response to a request for information made under the Freedom of Information Act about Operation Stack.


FOI Response 723943

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A request for information was made about how the implementation of Operation Stack is allowed under Highways England’s remit of keeping traffic moving; how many times has it been implemented since 2001; how many extra accidents have been caused by it; what the cost is to residents and businesses and why lorries are not parked on M25. Highways England provided a response.

Published 6 August 2015