Programme of work
Thursday 23 May to Friday 6 September 2019
Exeter Road, two-way traffic lights
Thursday 11 July to Wednesday 7 August 2019
Secmaton Lane, Road Closure
The Shutterton Bridge bus stops on Exeter Road (near Sainsburys) are temporarily closed to allow essential works to be carried out in this area. All bus services are running as normal and the affected services have been relocated to the Langdon Hospital bus stops, slightly further up Exeter Road.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused. For further information, please contact your bus service provider.
Last updated on: 21/05/2019
Q: What is happening in my area?
A: South West Water will be upsizing the sewerage network in the Shutterton area. The first phase of the scheme, which has seen nearly 400 metres of pipework upsized and manholes upgraded to increase the resilience of the sewer network in the Shutterton area, has now been completed. The second phase of the work will be to increase the capacity of storage at Shutterton Sewage Pumping Station.
Q: Why are you carrying out the work?
A: The work in the Shutterton area is being carried out to improve the wastewater services to our customers and reduce the risk of flooding.
Q: When is work due to start and finish?
A: We will begin work on the second phase of this scheme in May 2019 for approximately eight months. Our working hours will be Monday to Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm.
Q: Will there be any road closures during the works?
A: Please refer to the programme of works near the top of this page.
Please note that these dates may be subject to change and updates will be made to this page with more information.
Q: What about access for buses, bin collections and emergency vehicles?
A: All service providers have been informed of the work and emergency services will always be given access. Please see the above programme of works for information regarding the bus stops on Exeter Road.
Q: Will my waste water drainage be affected during this work?
A: Restrictions on usage will not usually be necessary.
Q: Where can I find more information?
A: Regular updates and further information will be available on this page and you will be able to see at the top of the Q&A when it was last updated. If you have any further questions or concerns, you can contact our Services Helpline on 0344 346 2020.