HouseholdExpand
Retailers
BusinessExpand
DevelopersExpand
About usExpand
EducationExpand
LeisureExpand

Stuart Andrew MP visits Apperley Lane sewer replacement scheme

We are busy laying a new sewer on Apperley Lane in Rawdon this summer and local MP Stuart Andrew visited the site to understand more about the work and why it is really important for the local community. 

250 metres of new sewer is being laid between the roundabout and Micklefield Lane junction to reduce the risk of sewer flooding. In late 2015 part of the sewer collapsed which caused damage to the road and local disruption, and the new sewer will be the permanent fix to this. The majority of the work is being carried out during the school Summer holidays to reduce disruption. 

After the visit, Stuart Andrew MP said: "I am very encouraged by my recent visit to the Yorkshire Water repair works in Rawdon. I welcome the significant progress that has been made in making the vital repairs Apperley Lane needs. Although these works have inevitably caused disruption, it is great to see the efforts that have been put in place to minimise impact to the local community and keep on track for an early completion date."

More details about the work and the diversion route that is in place can be found on the Rawdon webpage.

You might be interested in these articles

October 16, 2017
Farmers asked to use slug pellets carefully to protect river water quality

We are calling on farmers on land near the rivers Derwent, Wiske and Ouse to…

 
£3.5 million investment in new water mains for Burstwick, Halsham, East End and Rimswell

Our contract partners, Morrison Utility Services (MUS), will start working in…

October 13, 2017
North Road in Halsham to be closed for one week as part of water main renewal project

As part of a £3.5m scheme by Yorkshire Water to lay a new water pipe from…

October 11, 2017
Flood action group to hold multi-agency safety day

The Tadcaster Flood Action Group is holding a day-long fair about flood…

close
close
close