We need this £3.7m

 ESSENTIAL repairs to the

Bromley Heath viaduct, which will cause traffic chaos across the area, are set to take a year.

But if the Government can find an additional £3.7 million, the work could be completed in 22 weeks, councillors have been told.

Downend councillor Jon Hunt is urging residents to write to the local MPs, Jack Lopresti, Chris Skidmore and Luke Hall, to ask them to press the case for extra money for the works, which are due to begin in early summer.

South Gloucestershire Council's Environment and Community Services Committee voted on January 18 to go ahead with £5.9 million programme in as short a timescale as possible.


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