Elland bypass bridge plan

A closer look in pictures of submitted Elland bypass bridge plans

Plans to create a bridge and link road spanning the Calder and Hebble Navigation canal have been submitted to Calderdale Council.

The proposals are he next phase of improvement works on the A629 between Halifax and Huddersfield which aims to reduce journey times, relieve congestion and improve pedestrian and cycling accessibility. A video of the bridge plans can be seen here but we look closer at the proposals in these images.

The project will also include a full width footway and cycle path and a new northbound bus lane on Stainland Road.
The project will also include a full width footway and cycle path and a new northbound bus lane on Stainland Road.
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A dual carriageway from Calder andHebbleJunction through to new traffic lights at the Jubilee Road Junction will also be created. In addition,the derelict Punch Bowl pubwill be demolished
A dual carriageway from Calder andHebbleJunction through to new traffic lights at the Jubilee Road Junction will also be created. In addition,the derelict Punch Bowl pubwill be demolished
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Once complete Calderdale Council said the project will reduce car journey times from Huddersfield to Halifax by up to 30 per cent.
Once complete Calderdale Council said the project will reduce car journey times from Huddersfield to Halifax by up to 30 per cent.
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