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
Bridge Croft Milnsbridge 26/08/21
Hagg Wood Road Honley 24/08/21
Crest Avenue Dalton 23/08/21
Holme Avenue Dalton 20/08/21
Dearne Dike/Broadstone Road Birdsedge 16/08/21
Fenay Drive Fenay Bridge 10/08/21
Fields Road Lepton 02/08/21
Manor Park Way (Junction with Woodlands Road East) Lepton 02/08/21
Wood Lane Kirkburton 22/07/21
Lime Avenue Thongsbridge 16/07/21
Queen Street Birkenshaw and Birstall 15/07/21
Craven Drive Gomersal 30/06/21
Highfield Drive Hightown 29/06/21
Fairfield Road Heckmondwike 24/06/21
St Johns Parade Dewsbury West 23/06/21
Aston Close Gomersal and Liversedge 22/06/21
Crossley Terrace Batley 21/06/21
Upper Mount Street Batley 17/06/21
Salter Street Batley 16/06/21
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