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A483 Major Resurfacing Works J7 Rossett- Wales/England border

Start date: 05/02/23 | End date: 06/04/23 

J7 - A483 Broad Oak Bridge (North of J7) Southbound

Major resurfacing works for 9 weeks to replace the road surface that has reached the end of its serviceable life from south of J7 Rossett to the Wales/England border.

The majority of works will be carried out under contraflow which will allow the A483 to remain open to one lane of traffic in either direction. There will be full overnight closures at certain times to install and dismantle the traffic management system. For more information visit the FAQs link below.

What's happening

The programme below will be updated on a regular basis. Traffic management is in both directions on the A483 from just south of junction 7 Rossett Interchange and Belgrave traffic signals.

February 5th and 6th

  • Daytime single lane closures in both directions. 
  • Overnight single lane closure northbound.
  • Full overnight closure of the southbound carriageway, including Junction 7 southbound slip roads. Local diversion in place.

February 7th onwards

  • 24hr contraflow, i.e. one lane in each direction. Junction 7 northbound on and off slips will be closed during this time.

February 9th and 10th

•   24h traffic lights on Junction 7 Rossett Interchange roundabout.

February 12th to 18th  

  • 24hr contraflow, i.e. one lane in each direction. Junction 7 northbound on and off slips will be closed during this time.

February 19th to 25th  

  • 24hr contraflow, i.e. one lane in each direction. Junction 7 northbound on and off slips will be closed during this time.

February 23rd and 25th

  • Traffic lights on Junction 7 Rossett Interchange roundabout during the daytime.

For full closures overnight diversions will be as detailed in the map below. The slip road closure diversions will be as follows:

  • Junction 7 northbound off slip closure traffic will be diverted via the A55 J38 and back in the contraflow to Junction 7.
  • Junction 7 northbound on slip closure traffic will be diverted via the A483 J6 and back in the contraflow to Junction 7.
  • Junction 7 southbound off slip traffic will be diverted via the A483 J6 and back in the contraflow to Junction 7.
  • Junction 7 southbound on slip traffic will be diverted via the A55 J38 and back in the contraflow to Junction 7.

For further information, please contact Traffic Wales on 0300 123 1213 or via Twitter @TrafficWalesN


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