Traffic hotspot to get road bridge built over level crossing

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BRIDGE TO REPLACE CROSSING

I am grateful to Councillor Dave Hills for flagging this up via the "Waterside Community Railway" Facebook Page.

A lot of people will be asking, why cannot Totton have a bridge? It shows that it can be done, if the political will is there.

Depending on where the bridge is located, it should be technically possible. Although, it might have to involve some land acquisition and even some demolition.

Do we live with the situation as we have done for a hundred or more years, seeing the problem get steadily worse with traffic congestion and air quality? Or, do we resolve to sort out the issue, bearing in mind the very substantial increase in rail freight traffic and possibility of the Waterside passenger service expected in future years?

I lean towards the second option. Others may differ….. What do you think?

https://www.hampshirelive.news/…/ash-level-crossing-traffic…

Traffic hotspot to get road bridge built over level crossing

The level crossing between Aldershot and Guildford regularly causes queuing traffic

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