Tag Archives: Cllr Stuart Hughes

Photo of overflowing drain

Overnight drainage repairs due to start

Essential drainage repairs will be undertaken on Honiton Road in Exeter from Monday 21 October until Friday 29 November with temporary lights in place overnight from 7pm-7am each evening

Posted on: 17 October 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Computer image of proposed flood alleviation scheme at The Knowle

Plans to be submitted for Sidmouth flood protection scheme

A planning application is due to be submitted for the first phase of a scheme to reduce flood risk to more than 100 homes and businesses in Sidmouth

Posted on: 8 October 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Photo of field with new trees planted

Town and parish councils encouraged to plant trees

Town and parish councils across Devon are being encouraged to join a tree planting initiative to reduce the impact of Ash dieback and help tackle the climate emergency

Posted on: 2 October 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Photo of cliff re-profiling in Sidmouth

Work to replace Alma Bridge progressing well

Good progress is being made on the scheme to develop a new footbridge to replace Alma Bridge in Sidmouth – with work being carried out on stabilising and re-profiling cliffs on the eastern side of the river

Posted on: 1 October 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Photo of Learn2Live team in Exeter

Learn2Live road safety partnership promotes #ProjectEDWARD

The Learn2Live road safety partnership has been in Exeter city centre promoting European Day Without A Road Death, #ProjectEDWARD

Posted on: 26 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Photo of a puffin crossing

Work to upgrade crossing in Tavistock due to start in October

Work to upgrade the zebra crossing on Plymouth Road in Tavistock and resurface a section of the road will start on Monday 7 October – but no work will be carried out during the Goose Fair on Wednesday 9 October

Posted on: 24 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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Green light for A3121 safety improvements

Devon County Council has approved £1.9m worth of safety improvements for a key South Hams road.

Posted on: 16 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment| 3 Comments
Photo of attendees at the Co Bikes launch

Co Bikes are back on the streets of Exeter

Co Bikes, the UK’s first electric on-street bike hire scheme, has officially celebrated its return to Exeter’s streets

Posted on: 11 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Photo of Traffic signals

Scheme to upgrade Sidford traffic signals due to start in October

Work to replace the lights at the junction of the A3052/A375 at Sidford, and the adjacent pedestrian crossing, is due to start on Monday 14 October and is expected to take just over two weeks

Posted on: 11 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Pavement parking campaign logo

Devon welcomes new report calling for pavement parking ban

A new Government report calling for a nationwide ban on pavement parking has been welcomed by Devon County Council

Posted on: 9 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments