A473 Church Village Bypass

Scheme outline

Construction of a new at-grade single carriageway to replace the existing A473 from Llantrisant to Treforest, bypassing Church Village, Llantwit Fardre and Ton-teg.

This scheme was completed in and we're no longer accepting updates or changes to this page.

Timescale
2010
Cost
£
90m
Status
Completed
Type
Bypass or realignment
for use by all traffic
Funding
Welsh Assembly Government

Progress

This scheme has been completed and CBRD is no longer accepting progress updates.
21 October 2009

The first phase, from Cross Inn to Gwaun Meisgyn, has opened.

17 August 2010

The first major section of the bypass, from Crown Hill to Creigiau, opened in April 2010. Final tie-in work is almost complete on the remaining sections, with an anticipated completion date of 20 August 2010.

7 September 2010

The new road was officially opened today by the Welsh First Minister, marking the end of the project.

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