Category: Highways and environmental maintenance

272 Highways and environmental maintenance posts found.

Shrewsbury Flower Show 2019 – parking and transport arrangements on Friday 9 and Saturday 10 August 2019


Shropshire Council is reminding people about parking arrangements in Shrewsbury town centre on the days of the Shrewsbury Flower Show, held on…

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Appy Days – Some free parking available during August using the MiPermit app in Shrewsbury  

A picture of a parking sign

News jointly from Shropshire Council and our partners Shrewsbury BID A free parking initiative has been unveiled for Shrewsbury which campaigners hope…

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New way of repairing potholes to be trialled in Whitchurch and Market Drayton

A pothole three months after being treated

An innovative new way of repairing Shropshire’s potholes more quickly, quietly and effectively is to be trialled on urban roads in Whitchurch…

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Derrington Bridge near Ditton Priors – daytime road closure from 5 August 2019


Derrington Bridge will be closed for repair for up to five days from Monday 5 August 2019 between 9.30am and 4pm. The…

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Response to Shrewsbury BID’s concerns about town centre work

The pocket park in Shoplatch, Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury BID have raised a number of concerns in relation to the current closure of High Street, and the planned ‘wayfinding’ project…

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Road safety campaign addresses community concerns

A raod with markings ( a road bends)

Over 100 Shropshire residents engaged with a campaign that is aimed at improving the safety of West Mercia’s roads. Last week (8-12…

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Shropshire’s first electric bus arrives in the county

With the electronic bus are James Willocks and Councillor Simon Harris from Shropshire Council, with Jamie Crowsley from Arriva

Shropshire Council’s first-ever electric bus arrived in the county today (Friday 12 July 2019). The bus will initially be used on  Shrewsbury’s…

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Replacement of kerbs and paving on Shrewsbury’s High Street set to begin


Shropshire Council is set to begin a major facelift of the kerbs and paving on High Street and at the bottom of…

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Pothole busters ‘Fill.I.Am’ and ‘Harry Pothole’ meet the children who named them

Children at Footsteps Nursery in Oswestry meet Harry Pothole

The two special vehicles that help tackle potholes on Shropshire’s roads have met the children that chose their new names. In a…

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Frankwell Main car park, Shrewsbury – flooding update (Thursday 13 June)


River levels will peak at around 2.7 metres at Shrewsbury’s Welsh Bridge Gauge today. This is below the level that impacts Frankwell…

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