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Surface dressing season now complete

A multi-million pound programme to improve nearly 200 miles of road at more than 150 sites across Somerset is now complete – despite the challenges of one of the hottest English summers on record. Surface dressing is a nationally-recognised maintenance technique for sealing a road, improving skid resistance and preventing water getting under the surface. […]

Surface dressing season now complete

A multi-million pound programme to improve more than 200 miles of road at more than 150 sites across Somerset is now complete – despite the challenges of the English summer. Surface dressing is a nationally-recognised maintenance technique for sealing a road, improving skid resistance and preventing water getting under the surface. This is crucial to […]

Investing in better roads at 150 sites across Somerset

A multi-million pound programme to improve 150 sites covering more than 200 miles of Somerset’s roads is due to start next week. Surface dressing is a nationally-recognised maintenance technique for sealing a road, improving skid resistance and preventing water getting under the surface. This is crucial to help stop potholes forming. It works by coating […]

Somerset’s largest ever surface dressing programme now complete

The end of summer sees the completion of the largest surface dressing programme in Somerset County Council’s history. Surface dressing is a nationally-recognised maintenance technique for sealing a road, improving skid resistance and preventing water getting under the surface. As winter approaches, this is crucial to help stop potholes forming. This year’s programme included more […]