Roads and traffic
- Road closures
Find out about present road closures and how to apply to have a road closed for an event.
The responsibility for road maintenance, including winter maintenance, road works and highway problems, is Cumbria County Council.
- Traffic problems
Telephone 0330 123 0184 to report traffic problems. Information on existing traffic problems, see Cumbria Police, Highways England and Cumbria County Council.
- Gritting and salting roads
Highways England grit and salt the M6 and A66. Cumbria Highways grit and salt all other roads in Cumbria.
Potholes in a road, where the road surface is damaged to a depth of approximately 4cm, should be reported and repaired to prevent accidents.
- Highway drainage
Highway Drainage in Eden is maintained by Capita Symonds. To report a problem, telephone the Highways Hotline on 0300 303 2992.