Improving our roads to drive our future

From April 2013 Island Roads will begin upgrading, enhancing and maintaining the Isle of Wight's 804 kms of rural and urban roads, 756 kms of footways, 29 kms of cycleways, over 12,000 street lights, 239 bridges, 612 structures, public car parks, signage, CCTV and street furniture.

This will include enhancement and resolution of some of the more challenging projects which are present as a result of the Island’s unique geology.

The work will be carried out by Island Roads, a partnership between the Isle of Wight Council, VINCI Concessions, Meridiam Infrastructure and Ringway. 

This is not a quick-fix solution, we are investing in the Island for the long-term. You should expect to see high quality work which will enhance safety, but more importantly, will remain that way for much longer with less need for repeat maintenance.

Click here to view our current works programme 

Island Roads has marked its first anniversary with the completion of the major scheme to strengthen Bouldnor Road at Yarmouth.

The work at Bouldnor is designed to prolong the life of what is one of the Islandís major strategic routes... more >

Works in your district

Works in your district

Enter your road name or postcode and see what works are planned.

  • Our offices will be closed on Good Friday through to the 22nd April 2014. Please call 01983 822440 during this time to report a defect.

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