Tag Archives: highways

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 | No Comments

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
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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
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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

New mobile speed sign for Woodbury

Woodbury, Clyst St George and Lympstone are the beneficiaries of a new mobile speed sign

Posted on: 21 April 2016 | Posted in: Environment

First parking charges increase for five years

Drivers parking for an hour or more are being urged to help tackle congestion by choosing district council car parks over Devon County Council’s on-street parking bays

Posted on: 20 April 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Essential improvements at Fatherford Bridge, Okehampton

Essential safety improvements to Fatherford Bridge in Okehampton are due to start on Monday 14 March

Posted on: 10 March 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Sea wall at Torcross

A section of the Torcross sea wall between Slapton and Beesands collapsed this morning, at high tide at around 9am

Posted on: 12 February 2016 | Posted in: Environment

VideoCouncil Leader John Hart talks about pressures on the Council’s budget

The Council’s Leader John Hart talks about some of the pressures facing Devon County Council as it considers its budget for the coming year

Posted on: 21 January 2016 | Posted in: Politics