Plans, projects and improvements

The asset management strategy, our annual maintenance and road surface dressing programme, the A66 Northern Trans-Pennine Project, replacing gas pipes, A592 and A684 safety improvements, Langwathby Bridge.

Annual road maintenance and improvement programme

Every year we plan what maintenance work we will do. This is known as our capital programme.

This involves repairing and maintaining a network of:

  • roads
  • pavements and cycleways
  • lighting
  • gullies
  • structures including bridges 
  • pedestrian crossings
  • traffic signals

Maintenance work for 2021 to 2022

Details of maintenance work over £5,000.


For details of all current and upcoming roadworks across Cumbria, go to our roadworks page.

National Highways 

National Highways look after 5 major roads in Cumbria:

  • M6
  • A66
  • A595 - from the A66 to Calder Bridge
  • A590
  • A69 - from Carlisle M6, Junction 43, heading east