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On A19 North And South! Road MARKINGS are Very Thin From the Concrete barrier all the way up Howdon interchange

Reported via mobile in the Faded / Hard to see (NH) category anonymously at 18:24, Wednesday 22 May 2024

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 6008456.

On A19 Road MARKINGS are Very Thin From the Concrete barrier all the way up Howdon interchange on the new road surface ends at the road Markings go Very Thin and it really annoy me how the road markings are thin could you make them thicker please.

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  • Thank you for your email of 22 May 2024 about the road markings on the A19 north and south being thin.

    We appreciate you taking the time to share with us your detailed proposals for how we might improve this section of our network. We understand your concerns and welcome your proposals. We're currently engaged in the delivery of the second Road Investment Strategy (2020-2025) with a commitment to deliver significant investment to improve the Strategic Road Network in the north-east. We've recently completed capacity enhancements between A1 Scotswood and North Brunton and we're currently delivering similar capacity enhancements between A1 Birtley and Coal House. We're also continuing to develop and deliver a comprehensive programme of network renewals and upgrades. Your feedback has been passed to the relevant department for consideration. Thank you again for contacting us. If there is anything we can help you with, please email or telephone our Contact Centre. They’re available 24 hours a day by phone: 0300 123 5000 or by email Alternatively, please visit the National Highways website at

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by National Highways at 15:22, Thursday 23 May 2024

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