Army and Navy scheme should ease congestion
The Highways Agency has announced £22m worth improvements to six of the region's roads.
Drivers in Southend have been warned that a number of roads will be closed to allow for the Olympic mountain biking event.
The A421 both is closed in both directions following an accident, two vehicles involved between M1 J13 / A507 (Milton Keynes South) and Beancroft Road (Marston Moretaine).
Drivers using the A120 in Essex will face diversions overnight this week from tonight.
The road will be shut for resurfacing work at Bradwell each evening at 8pm until Thursday, finishing at 6am on Friday morning.
There'll be alternative routes in operation via Braintree and Marks Tey.
The Northbound M11 exit slip road to the A14 eastbound is closed due to accident at J14 A14 / A428 (Girton / Cloverleaf interchange).
There's a warning that many of our local roads could become "unsuable" if councils aren't given more money to fix potholes.
The Local Government Association says around one in five of our roads are classed as being in a poor condition, and would not be able to stand another severe winter.
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The Local Government Association has witten to the Treasury asking for more money to repair potholes.
Damage to our roads is costing businesses around £5 billion a year and some local roads might have to close unless more Government money is made available for resurfacing, said the LGA.
It added: "Further severe weather could now lead to a tipping point in many areas where roads will become so damaged they will have to close."
The LGA has written to Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander asking him to provide greater capital funding for road maintenance.
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Local roads across the region could become unusable if we get another severe winter or more flooding according to the Local Government Association. It's warning ministers that one in five roads are now classed as being in poor condition.
The LGA says decades of government underinvestment could lead to a situation where some roads are so damaged that they will have to be closed.
We're expecting another blast of wintery weather this weekend with the return of snow and freezing temperatures. Snow has already begun to fall in parts of our region.
The AA is warning of severe conditions on the roads. It is warning drivers to be well prepared, even when heading out on a short journey.
The A509 is closed both ways due to accident involving a lorry and a motorcycle between London Road and A428.