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The situation is easing across Calderdale with surface water receding and river levels not expected to rise. Monitoring will continue throughout the night but any forecasted rain is expected to be light, so no further issues are anticipated.
For updates on river …
Update on surface water flooding:
Woodhouse Road / Causeway Wood Road going up to Lumbutts Road is closed to traffic due to road flooding
Scott Street in Walsden has surface water flooding.
Thornhills Beck Ford in Brighouse is not safe to use tonight
Joint press release from Calderdale Council and the Environment Agency
Calderdale Council and the Environment Agency have joined forces to help minimise disruption to traffic in the Upper Valley whilst further essential flood defence work is carried out to protect 400 homes and businesses. …
Mytholmroyd’s Flood Alleviation Scheme can’t be built soon enough for Serah Cullinan-Stooks whose family home was severely damaged in the Boxing Day Floods of 2015.
She has since been involved in the development of the new defence scheme and helped gather local neighbours to have …
People living and working in Mytholmroyd are invited to meet the construction team who are building the flood defence scheme to protect 400 homes and businesses in the village.
A construction open day is being held at Mytholmroyd Community Centre on Thursday 22 March, 11am – 8pm, for …
Update from Calderdale Council
Given today’s weather conditions the decision has been made to call off today’s Flood Scrutiny Panel site visit and evening meeting.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused and will confirm the rearranged meeting date once this has been agreed. …
Patrol gritters have been out overnight with a treatment of the primary and secondary routes and we have called in additional tractor snowploughs to assist.
Our additional salt store at Mytholmroyd has been opened to load the upper valley gritters.
Waste & Recycling crews are out …
Last updated: Friday 02 March 12:14 pm
M62 Closure - DIVERSIONS IN PLACE
There will be more traffic than usual on local roads while this closure is on, please drive safely and to the road conditions. If your journey is not essential please consider other forms of transport or delaying your …
We are working with partners from Highways England, British Transport Police West Yorkshire Police and Kirklees Council to help people stranded by the closure of the M62.
For alternative travel routes and diversions please visit https://twitter.com/HighwaysYORKS
All our frontline gritters, backup gritters and tractor ploughs remain out treating/clearing the roads and will stay out until further notice. Main roads are being gritted before all other routes. If conditions allow additional roads on the primary network adjoining the arterial routes will be …