Local roads could take 12 years to mend, warns AIA


 

Fixing the current road maintenance backlog will take local authorities 12 years based on today’s budgets, the Asphalt Industry Alliance has warned. In it latest Annual Local Authority Road Maintenance (ALARM) survey, published today (3 April), the AIA welcomed the new investment in the country’s road infrastructure the government has made available from April 2015. It added this would return road maintenance budgets to where they were before the 2010 spending review took place, providing inflation does not erode the […]