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What’s happening near you

Find out what is happening along the HS2 route and major development sites. Visit our community pages.

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HS2 community engagement event.

Our community pages

The planning and construction of HS2 is a huge operation – it is currently the largest infrastructure project in Europe.

To find out about what is happening in your local area and to sign up for updates about our activities visit our digital engagement site Commonplace. For further information about Phase 2a and Phase 2b also visit GOV.UK

Our Commonplace sites currently serve these areas along our route:

More sites are being prepared to serve other areas. All community sites can be found on the HS2 community site hub .

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Birmingham

Visit HS2’s Birmingham community site

  • Learn more about the new HS2 Curzon Street Station
  • Find out more about our proposals for the Old Curzon Street Station building
  • Details of our archaeological works in the Birmingham area
  • Find information and provide feedback on HS2’s demolition plans in Birmingham
  • Details of the Rolling Stock Maintenance Depot and our plans in the Washwood Heath area
  • Learn more about how we are going to minimise, noise, vibration and disruption

Old Oak

Visit the HS2 Old Oak community site.

  • Learn about the different construction sites in the area, where they are and a timeline of upcoming activity
  • Read about how we engage with the local community and our upcoming activities
  • Access the list of undertakings and assurances that HS2 have made during the parliamentary process
  • Learn more about how we plan to reduce and monitor the effects of our construction work on the environment
  • Learn more on how we are going to monitor noise and air quality and share the information
  • Learn about the measures that will help insulate properties from outside noise
  • Learn about the property schemes available in the area to people whose land or property may be affected

Staffordshire

Visit the HS2 in Staffordshire site.

  • Learn about the diversion of power cables in the Lichfield area
  • Read about how we engage with the local community and our upcoming activities
  • Find out more about the local environmental management plan
  • Find the dates of local drop-in sessions.
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Hillingdon

Visit the HS2 Hillingdon community site

  • Learn more about how we plan to reduce and monitor the effects of our construction work on the environment
  • Read about the ground investigation surveys we are carrying out as part of developing the route design
  • Find out more about our works between Breakspear Road South and Harvil Road
  • Learn more on how we are going to monitor air quality
  • Find out more about HS2 construction traffic

Euston and Camden

Visit the Euston and Camden community site

  • Learn about the Euston station design
  • Learn about the measures that will help insulate properties from outside noise
  • Learn more on how we are going to monitor air quality
  • See how we plan to reduce effects of our construction work on the environment by moving materials by rail
  • The former National Temperance Hospital was demolished. Learn more about the reasons
  • Read about the ground investigation surveys we are carrying out as part of developing the route design
  • Find out when Euston Community Representatives Group meets
  • Learn more about the archaeology work at St James’s Gardens, the former site of a late 18th and 19th century burial ground
  • Find out more about moving the 42” water main from Park Village East
  • Find out abut the Adelaide Road ventilation shaft
  • Read about the demolition of the DB Cargo Shed, a disused carriage maintenance depot
  • Find out how the Camden Tree Panel manages the impact on trees affected by construction

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