A470 Maes yr Helmau to Cross Foxes Improvement 19 November 2014
Realignment of a narrow and winding section of the A470 in the Snowdonia National Park, just east of Dolgellau. The new road will be 7.3 m wide single carriageway, with minimum 2.0 m verges.
The aims of the scheme are to improve safety and reduce journey times.
The Made Orders were published in the London Gazette on 2 February 2012, and work started on 15 March 2012. The contractor is Alun Griffiths.
A470 Cwmbach to Newbridge 10 December 2011
The aim of this scheme is to replace a winding section of the A470 north of Builth Wells with a new single carriageway road to improve safety and overtaking opportunities. The new road will also allow traffic to avoid the low bridge at Cwmbach and the traffic lights at Pont-ar-Ithon.