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trunk road

Brit a main road, esp one that is suitable for heavy vehicles
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"The Trunk Road was closed for a short time while the item was assessed, but we were able to determine it wasn't suspicious and the road was reopened."
Drivers across Renfrewshire are being warned to look out for deer wandering onto trunk roads and motorways, particularly during May.
Mr Matheson said: "We currently have no plans to undertake a formal review of the trunk road network, as ministers keep the network under continual review and a comprehensive national review of the overall network would only be required in response to matters of national signficance."
"Resurfacing this 330m stretch of the trunk road involves a significant programme of work and therefore to reduce disruption we will carry this out under a daytime convoy."
Bureau of intelligence deployed excise intelligence I and IV squads to keep strict check on vehicles passing on Grand Trunk Road. Provincial intelligence chief added that a car was stopped on Shergarh check post where twenty-kilogram Hashish was recovered from incaved-parts of the car.
Speaking after signing the agreement, President Akufo-Addo stated that the rehabilitation of the N8 trunk road 'would go a long way to facilitate the movement of goods and people, as well as open up that area of the country for development.'
Evidence from David Cooil, head of service at the North and Mid Wales Trunk Road Agent, shows that in 2016-17 the agent allocated no capital funding to major maintenance and "Category 2" repairs (such as filling potholes) in May and June - and the main allocation was in December.
A copy of the Order and this Notice will be available on the Transport Scotland website at https://www.transport.gov.scot/road-orders/?roadorderregion=1291 For information about roadworks on motorways and trunk roads visit www.trafficscotland.org.uk ALASTAIR SOMERVILLE A member of the staff of the Scottish Ministers Transport Scotland, Buchanan House, 58 Port Dundas Road, Glasgow G4 0HF
In the report, an overall 46 per cent increase in road traffic by 2031 is broken down by Government Office Region and compared with the capacity of today's trunk roads. From this, an estimate is made of the extra trunk road capacity required to accommodate this additional traffic.
ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14 A1(M) MOTORWAY AND THE A1 TRUNK ROAD (BLIND LANE TO EIGHTON LODGE) AND THE A194(M) MOTORWAY (BIRTLEY TO HAVANNAH) (TEMPORARY RESTRICTION AND PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Highways England Co Ltd has made an Order on the A1(M) Motorway, the A1 Trunk Road and the A194(M) Motorway, in the Counties of Durham, Sunderland and Gateshead, to enable survey and site investigation works to be carried out in safety.
The largest is a pounds 1.3m project to improve a section of the A487 Trunk Road at Ty Cerrig, Garndolbenmaen in Gwynedd.
The Assembly Government is responsible for maintaining the motorway and trunk road network in Wales, while local authorities have responsibility for maintaining local roads.