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Monks Wood, North Shields Surface Attenuation

We are currently on site adjacent to Beach Road. Our scheme is to separate surface water flows from the combined sewerage system and store the excessive flows during storms. To do this, we are constructing new surface water and combined sewers together with a series of cascading basins in which to hold back the flows until the storm subsides and the existing sewerage system can accept the storm water.

Update by Anthony Birkett

Hi Everyone

From tomorrow we will close the public footpath for a short stretch on the west side of Beach Road, close to the entrance to Monks Wood. Diversions will be in place, so please follow them and avoid walking in the carriageway as this is a very busy road. The closure will be in place until the end of September 2019.

I've attached a photo showing the rough location.

Regards

Tony

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