Tag Archives: Flood risk management

Photo of flooding in Ivybridge

Work planned to start on Ivybridge flood risk management scheme

Work is due to start on Monday 13 January to tackle surface water flooding at Claymans Pathway and Slipperstone Drive in Ivybridge

Posted on: 20 December 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
Photo of car in floodwater

Flood protection to be improved in Stokeinteignhead

Councillors have approved a £780,000 scheme to improve flood protection to 45 properties in Stokeinteignhead

Posted on: 9 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

Communities to benefit from almost £3million investment in flood risk management

Councillors today (Wednesday 13 March) approved plans to target essential flood improvements in high-risk areas across Devon and increase the resilience of several communities.

Posted on: 13 March 2019 | Posted in: Environment

Culvert replacement protects Bideford homes

Around 25 homes in the Moreton Park Road area of Bideford now have greater protection from flood risk following the replacement of a collapsed culvert

Posted on: 2 November 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Flood prevention scheme to get underway in Modbury

A £1.1 million flood risk management scheme to provide greater protection for more than 80 homes and businesses is due to start in Modbury early next month

Posted on: 23 April 2018 | Posted in: Environment

Collapsed culvert replacement underway

Work is underway to replace a collapsed culvert in Moreton Park Road in Bideford which has caused a sinkhole that is posing a flood risk to nearby properties

Posted on: 12 April 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of flooding in Uplyme

£3 million flood risk action plan to help more than 300 properties

More than 300 homes and businesses will benefit from greater flood protection in the next year as part of Devon County Council’s £3 million Flood Risk Management Action Plan agreed by the Council’s Cabinet

Posted on: 14 March 2018 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of flooding in Uplyme

Flood improvement schemes approved for Ivybridge and Uplyme

Devon County Council’s Cabinet has approved flood improvement schemes in Ivybridge and Uplyme to provide greater protection to homes in the two communities

Posted on: 10 January 2018 | Posted in: Environment