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Highways and social care teams thanked for their round-the-clock efforts

Devon’s highways and social care teams have been thanked for their round-the-clock efforts to keep Devon moving and ensure that the vulnerable received the support they needed.

Posted on: 21 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments

‘Deceptive’ road conditions across Devon as A380 reopens

Road conditions across Devon today have been described as ‘deceptive’ by the County Council’s Highways Operations Manager, Chris Cranston. “Despite relatively little snow overnight, the freezing rain across the county has left many roads still impassable, and people are beingaaa

Posted on: 2 March 2018 | Posted in: | 4 Comments
County Hall

Spending boost planned for adult social care, children and health in Devon

More money will be spent on adult social care, health and children’s services next year if Devon County Council’s target budget is agreed in February.

Posted on: 13 December 2017 | Posted in: Politics

Relocating the retaining wall will improve visibility

Construction work will begin this month to relocate the retaining wall, to the east of the entrance to the Grand Western Canal car park, making it much safer for visitors to the canal.

Posted on: 4 September 2017 | Posted in: Environment

B3212 closure at Dousland in the New Year for bridge reconstruction

Essential bridge reconstruction work will be carried out on the B3212 in the New Year, requiring a three week closure at Dousland, near Yelverton

Posted on: 22 December 2016 | Posted in: Environment
A30

Cabinet asked to propose preferred route of A30 improvement to Government

Devon County Council’s Cabinet will be asked next week (Wednesday 14 December) to propose a preferred route to Government for a £180 million improvement scheme for the A30 between Honiton and Devonshire Inn

Posted on: 7 December 2016 | Posted in: Business and Economy
Parish Lengthsman

Highways meetings for town and parish councils

Devon County Council is hosting its annual Town and Parish Council highways conferences to provide an opportunity for town and parish councillors and clerks to discuss issues concerning Devon’s roads

Posted on: 7 November 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Cabinet agrees new highways maintenance contract

Devon County Council’s Cabinet has agreed recommendations to award its highways term maintenance contract to Skanska Construction UK Limited, subject to usual “call-in” procedures and “standstill” period

Posted on: 14 September 2016 | Posted in: Environment