Tag Archives: Flood risk management

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 | 1 Comment

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

£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

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

Braunton flood improvements completed

Work has been completed on Braunton’s flood improvement scheme to provide a protection standard of up to a 1 in 50 year surface water flood event

Posted on: 30 November 2017 | Posted in: Environment

Axminster’s vital flood relief scheme completed

Devon County Council has completed a £1 million flood prevention scheme in Axminster, providing vital protection to over 160 homes

Posted on: 26 September 2017 | Posted in: Environment