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Killingworth & Longbenton

Together with our project partners, the Environment Agency and North Tyneside Council, we are investing over £5 million to manage surface water in the Killingworth and Longbenton areas of North Tyneside. This work will increase the capacity of the combined sewer thereby reducing the risk of flooding during heavy rainfall. The work is to be completed in 3 phases; Longbenton High School and Benton Green & Cemetery, Forest Hall & Killingworth Moor and finally Killingworth Lake. Phase 1 and 2 are now completed and the work will be starting at Killingworth Lake in Summer 2018.

Start Date

July, 2016

Estimated End Date

December, 2019

Contractor

NW, ESH, MWH, Environment Agency, North Tyneside Council

Update by Christine Taylor

Good evening,

It has been a while since we posted on the portal and we coming close to the final stage of our works.

Lynn Preston the Project Manager will be posting in the next few days to update all the local residents on what will be happeing next.

Obviously Lynn will be organising a community event, which will give residents an opportunity to discuss the proposed works.  Details will follow next week.

Have a great weekend

Christine

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