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Roads - gritting

Gritting of primary and secondary roads within the local authority area when weather conditions may prove hazardous (i.e. freezing temperatures). The local authority may also provide grit bins for public use on roads and pavements in potentially dangerous areas.

Q: How do the council decide which roads to grit in the bad weather?  
Roads are scored according to various factors and prioritised, with Priority 1 roads being treated first.


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