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South Newark - South Newark - Waste Improvements

We are installing new sewers and tunnels across the East of Newark to help protect homes and businesses from sewer flooding.


Final phase

30 Apr 2018

Estimated completion date
Upcoming work
Mill Gate

Mill Gate will be closed at the Southfield Terrace Junction from Mid-September while we construct a sewer connection to the new tunnel. Whilst this closure is in place, Mill Gate will be two way to the South of Pelham Street, and one way to the North of Pelham Street. The junction onto Lombard Street will operate as normal.

Work in progress
Windsor Avenue / Eton Ave North

Progress laying new sewers along Windsor and Eton Avenues continues, with the work on Windsor Avenue now completed. Works were initially slower than anticipated due to the existing sewer being encased in concrete, but are now making good progress. Road closures and a diversion route are currently in place. Devon Road and Eton Court are now open. Elizabeth Road is now shut as of the 28 August for 4 weeks. All works on Eton Avenue will be finished by the end of September, with resurfacing works happening in October.

Windsor Avenue/De Caldwell Drive

Reinstatement and gully works are currently taking place on Windsor Avenue/De Caldwell Drive. The road surface will be returned to its original condition by early September.

Boundary Road

We are reinstating the roundabout on Boundary Road/Windsor Road on behalf of Notts County Council. These works will be completed and all traffic management removed by mid-September. Windsor Road will be shut during these works

Mill Gate

Mill Gate is closed at the Pelham Street Junction until mid-September to allow us to make connections from the existing sewers to the new tunnel. Whilst this closure is in place, Southfield Terrace and North Mill Gate are open to two-way traffic. There is no right turn onto Lombard Street from Mill Gate - traffic must turn left onto Castle Gate only.

Work completed
Eton Avenue - Phase one

We completed working to replace the existing sewer pipes between Elizabeth Road and Pierson Street on 7 March 2017. Phase one work was at the top of Eton Avenue with a diversion route from Elizabeth Road to Pierson Street. As planned, the rolling road closure on Eton Avenue moved onwards toward Bailey Road allowing us to reopen Greenway to through traffic.

Boundary Road

Sewer construction has been completed, ahead of schedule, on Boundary Road and it has re-opened to 2-way traffic. The Boundary Road / Albert Street roundabout junction has re-opened and work has moved on to Windsor Road. A temporary roundabout has been put in place so that the roads can be used - this will be replaced by a new, permanent roundabout in due course. As Boundary Road has re-opened, the one-way traffic restrictions have been lifted from Crown Street, Prince’s Street and Spring Gardens. Windsor Road will remain closed to traffic as sewer laying is currently taking place.

Boundary Road/Windsor Avenue roundabout

We have now reinstated the roundabout on Boundary Road/Windsor Avenue on behalf of Notts County Council.

Mill Gate and Southfield Terrace

Pipe laying through Southfield Terrace car park progressed well and Millgate is currently re-open.

Churchill Drive

We have nearly finished laying new sewers along Churchill Drive. At present road access is blocked at the Philip Road junction.

Riverside Road

We have a small section of new sewer to lay in Riverside Road in winter 2017.

Windsor Road

We have finished laying new sewers from Boundary Road roundabout.

Pierson Street

We completed work to upsize sewers on Pierson Street in July 2017.

Eton Avenue - Phase three

Eton Avenue - Phase three Pierson Street to Bailey Rd – We completed this work in mid-July.

Eton Avenue - Phase two

We completed work to replace the sewer pipes in on this part of Eton Avenue. Phase two required a road closure in the middle of Eton Avenue with a diversion route from Pierson Street, Churchill Drive and Jersey Street.

Bailey Road

We have completed laying new sewers along Bailey Road and the road has been resurfaced and recommissioned, meaning road use is back to normal.

Fairfax Avenue

We successfully finished laying new sewers along Fairfax Avenue in Winter 2017.

Jersey Street

We successfully finished laying new sewers along Jersey Street in March 2018. This work was completed in three stages to ensure vehicular access at all times of construction.

Forster Avenue

We successfully finished laying new sewers along Forster Avenue in March 2018.

Start date

07 Mar 2017

During our works there will be a number of road closures and traffic management in place to allow us to work saftely.

  • Roads effected:
  • Eton Avenue, Windsor Road, Windsor Avenue, Bailey Road, Churchill Avenue, Jersey Street, Philip Road, Forster Avenue, Fairfax Avenue, Riverside Road, Mill Gate, Eton Avenue, Boundary Road

There are currently no disruptions

There are currently no disruptions

We'll be working in Newark over the next four years- watch our video for more information

Why are we doing this?

Meet the team

Nicholas Wallace

Senior Programme Engineer

Charlotte Crake

Customer Liaison Officer BNM

Rupert Tagg

Project Director

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