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Public consultation on Starcross and Mamhead road improvements

A public consultation is being held by Devon County Council from Wednesday 15 January until Wednesday 5 February on proposed improvements to the A379 at Starcross and the Mamhead road from Starcross to the A380

Posted on: 9 January 2020 | Posted in: Environment| 8 Comments
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Vital work on the A380 Kingsteignton continues with the next phase

The next phase of the ongoing work to resurface the A380 between Kennford and Newton Abbot starts today, (Monday 6 January 2020).

Posted on: 6 January 2020 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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Take care on Devon’s roads on Christmas Day

Devon’s fleet of gritters are out overnight tonight as freezing conditions are expected in the county from around 5am-9am on Christmas Day

Posted on: 24 December 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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Drivers urged to take care in wet weather this weekend

A Yellow Weather Warning is in place until tomorrow and another is in place on Saturday night and into Sunday morning.

Posted on: 19 December 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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Warning to take extra care when travelling tomorrow morning

Road surface temperatures are set to fall below freezing across Devon again tonight – dropping lower than -4C in some parts of the county – and they aren’t expected to rise until around 10am tomorrow

Posted on: 2 December 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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Planned closure of Old Rydon Lane in Exeter

A section of Old Rydon Lane in Exeter will be closed from Monday 9 December to Friday 13 December while work is carried out to introduce a new cycle lane

Posted on: 25 November 2019 | Posted in: Environment| 5 Comments
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Updated schedule of repairs on A3124 at Beaford

The programme of drainage repairs on the A3124 at Beaford has been changed following recent poor weather conditions

Posted on: 8 November 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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Drainage repairs and resurfacing on A3124

The first of a series of closures is underway on the A3124 in and around Beaford to enable drainage repairs and resurfacing work to be carried out in the coming weeks

Posted on: 23 October 2019 | Posted in: Environment| No Comments
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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
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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