Tag Archives: Road raising

More national acclaim for Muchelney road-raising scheme

The innovative road-raising scheme at Muchelney has been highly commended at the prestigious National Transport Awards – narrowly missing out on the top prize to Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 2. The Somerset County Council-led scheme was short-listed in the Construction and Engineering Project of the Year category, and comes just months after winning the Effective Transport […]

Muchelney scheme on the road to further recognition

The award-winning road raising scheme at Muchelney has been nominated for a second industry accolade. The Somerset County Council-led scheme has been short-listed for the National Transport Awards. This follows its winning of the Effective Transport and Infrastructure Delivery Award at The MJ (Municipal Journal) Achievement Awards in June. The scheme saw 500m of road […]

Muchelney road-raising scheme wins top award

An ambitious scheme to reduce the impact of future flooding in Somerset was crowned the winner of a prestigious national award in London last week. Somerset County Council’s scheme to raise the road to Muchelney won the Effective Transport and Infrastructure Delivery Award in The Municipal Journal (MJ) Achievement Awards 2015. The scheme, which saw […]

Drop-in for Muchelney road raising proposals

Released on behalf of all the organisations involved in the 20 Year Flood Action Plan Muchelney residents are being reminded to give their views on proposals for a raised road to secure access to the village in times of flood. Somerset County Council is hosting the drop-in session between 3-8pm tomorrow (Thurs) at the village […]