Shropshire Council

Key dates

2019

  • March – Department for Transport awards £54.4m towards the construction of the NWRR
  • April/May - environmental baseline surveys carried out
  • 16 May - update report to full council
  • June - governance report to overview/scrutiny committee
  • September - information sessions for landowners, stakeholders and councillors   
  • December - planning application submitted

2020

  • April - planning decision
  • November - invitation to tender published
  • December - appointment of contractor

2021

  • May - full business case to cabinet, council, scrutiny
  • September - submission of full business case to DfT
  • December - start of mobilisation period

2022

  • February - start of construction

2023

  • May - road opening
  • June - construction completion
Please note that all of the above dates are approximate and subject to change