Highways England state in the letter that the A27 Bypass Project aim is to relieve congestion, improve safety and accommodate future growth.
During the Summer 2017 Highways England will set out options for the A27 Bypass and seek the views of residents as part of the consultation process.
Public consultation on options - Summer 2017
Preferred route announcement - Winter 2017
Statutory public consultation on the preferred option - Spring 2018
Construction - 2020
Open to traffic - 2022
See pages 1 & 2 of the letter below.
Click here to download a pdf of the letter.
Click here to go to Highways England website for more information and to sign up for their updates.