Improvement works have started on the districts unclassified roads as part of the Locality Based Unclassified Programme. This £15m highways project, features over 120 schemes across 23 wards and aims to tackle roads identified as in need of immediate repair as well as improving pavement conditions. The network of unclassified roads currently covers 1440km or 895 miles.
Updates and timelines
The programme of works has started on ward priority schemes which has undergone detailed development and procurement. The completion of all works is due to finish by March 2023.
To see a full programme of works, visit the Locality Based Unclassified Roads (LBUR) programme.
If you don't know what ward you live in you can find out on Find your ward.
Works completed to date
The table below shows schemes in the LBUR programme completed to date. Other roads will be added periodically once complete.
|Road name||Ward||Completion date|
|West Slaithwaite Road/Crow Tree Road||Slaithwaite||14/12/21|
|Ouzelwell Lane||Thornhill Lees||29/11/21|
|Ouzelwell Crescent||Thornhill Lees||24/11/21|
|Ouzelwell Road||Thornhill Lees||21/11/21|
|Butternab Road||Beaumont Park||05/11/21|
|Sandiway Bank||Thornhill Lees||01/11/21|
|Carr Hill Road||Upper Cumberworth||29/10/21|
|Wall Nook Lane and Gatefoot Lane||Shepley||11/10/21|
|Orchard Street||Savile Town||06/10/21|
|Back Slaithwaite Road||Thornhill Lees||01/10/21|
|Falcon Road||Savile Town||30/09/21|
|Cowper Street||Savile Town||28/09/21|
|Hagg Wood Road||Honley||24/08/21|
|Dearne Dike/Broadstone Road||Birdsedge||16/08/21|
|Fenay Drive||Fenay Bridge||10/08/21|
|Manor Park Way (Junction with Woodlands Road East)||Lepton||02/08/21|
|Queen Street||Birkenshaw and Birstall||15/07/21|
|St Johns Parade||Dewsbury West||23/06/21|
|Aston Close||Gomersal and Liversedge||22/06/21|
|Upper Mount Street||Batley||17/06/21|
|South Bank Road||Carlinghow||14/06/21|
|Tichbourne Street||Batley West||11/06/21|
|Fountains Avenue||Batley West||10/06/21|
|Easby Road||Batley West||07/06/21|
|Abbey Road||Batley West||04/06/21|