A585 bypass plan: This is when work could start on the £100m route

Plans for a new bypass to ease traffic woe on the A585 are set to go before the Planning Inspectorate for approval.

Tuesday, 12th March 2019, 6:42 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th March 2019, 8:38 am
A585 bypass route proposal
A585 bypass route proposal

It was revealed in December the agency had agreed to examine the proposals ahead of a decision by the Secretary of State.

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If approved, work on the £100m route could begin by March 2020.

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A585 bypass route proposal

It would see a new duel carriageway built to bypass Mains Lane, easing congestion on Lancashire’s most frustrating section of road for commuters.