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Our winter service is starting on 3 October 2014, and as part of the preparations, we will be undertaking a route familiarisation exercise on Saturday 18 October.
For the first time, this will include dynamic calibration of the spreaders, where you may see low levels of salt being spread onto the network. The dynamic calibration is essential in ensuring that we are spreading salt at the correct levels. For more information about winter service, and our salting routes, please see our Salting and Gritting webpage.
Surrey's major maintenance is planned in advance. Please take a look at our planned maintenance page for the recently updated programmes of work for 2014-15. If you are looking for information about works happening in your area right now, please see the roadworks page.
The Department of Transport awarded Surrey County Council an additional £5.34 million in March this year to repair damage caused to highways by last winter’s severe flooding.
For further information on this, please read the public statement on the award and use of grant funding.
Thank you for all the responses to our recent feedback survey on Surrey Highways Winter Service 2013/14. Please see the results here. We will be using your feedback to improve our service year on year, as part of our commitment to providing excellent customer service.
Following the Highway Agency's construction works on the M25, between junctions 5-7 (section within Surrey) and 23-25, the road will be opened in spring 2014 to operate as ‘All Lane Running’ (all lanes open to traffic, with no hard shoulder). This is currently planned for May, subject to change, and is being carried out as part of a country-wide smart motorways campaign. You can find out more about this by looking at the Highways Agency’s website.
Members of the public who think they may have an insurance claim or otherwise against Surrey County Council should complete the Insurance Service feedback form with the details.