Tag Archives: Roads and transport

Road users urged to stay safe and brighten up this winter

Be bright, be seen – that’s the message to all road users in Devon as the winter nights draw in.

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | Posted in: Environment
Turks Head Junction, Honiton

Overnight closures at junction improvement scheme

Overnight closures will be needed at the Turks Head junction in Honiton on the evenings of Wednesday (16 March), Thursday (17 March) and Friday (18 March) for resurfacing work as part of the upgrade scheme

Posted on: 14 March 2016 | Posted in: Environment
Bridge Road

Opening of Canal Bridges in Exeter

The Canal Bridges in Exeter will be opened at 11am on Wednesday (9 March)

Posted on: 7 March 2016 | Posted in: Environment
Roadwork sign

Vital resurfacing work to start in Cullompton

Overnight resurfacing work will start on Station Road and Fore Street in Cullompton from Monday 22 February

Posted on: 18 February 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Funding received to develop North Devon Link Road improvement business case

Devon County Council has received confirmation of initial funding from the DfT to develop a business case for improvements to the North Devon Link Road

Posted on: 25 January 2016 | Posted in: Business and Economy

Gritters prepare for the coldest night so far this winter

More than 2,000 miles of Devon’s roads are being salted by gritters today as road surface temperatures are set to drop below freezing across Devon from early evening, with lows of -6.3C expected in East Devon

Posted on: 19 January 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Challenging conditions on Devon’s roads

People are being urged to be aware of challenging conditions when travelling this morning as Devon County Council gritters and ploughs work continuously across the county

Posted on: 15 January 2016 | Posted in: Environment
River Exe Viaduct

Repairs to River Exe Viaduct set to finish a month early

Essential repairs to replace a failed expansion joint on the River Exe Viaduct along the A361 near Tiverton should be completed on Christmas Eve

Posted on: 11 December 2015 | Posted in: Environment
Parking enforcement officer

Devon to continue campaign to tackle pavement parking

Devon County Council disappointed at Government decision to withdraw bill to end Pavement parking but will continue efforts for its parking enforcement officers to be granted powers to deal with the issue

Posted on: 10 December 2015 | Posted in: Environment
Teign Estuary Viaduct

Work on Teign Estuary Viaduct to finish ahead of schedule

£3 million repair scheme on Devon’s biggest bridge is due to be completed ahead of schedule and is expected to be open by 19 December

Posted on: 1 December 2015 | Posted in: Environment