Highways England will be carrying out resurfacing work starting on Monday, 20th November 2017.
Road closures will be in place from 9:00pm until 6:00am every day, and Highways England have advised this may include some weekends.
Road diversions may be in place at all junctions affected; drivers should expect delays. The road closures are planned to continue until Friday, 15th December 2017.
Highways England is working on 58 road maintenance projects across Essex and Suffolk totalling £22million in investment.
Additional work as part of a £61million package is taking place across the East of England covering the widening of the A11 and additional upgrades on the A12 and A14.
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