Knebworth Parish Council

Serving the people of Knebworth

Clerk: Claire Graham
9 Oakfields Road, Knebworth

Tel: 01438 813795

Knebworth Parish Council provides your local services. We strive to make Knebworth a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search facility or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find the information you require then please contact us.

Latest News

A1(M) junction 6 to junction 8 smart motorway

Posted: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:42 by Claire Graham

Highways England is currently developing the preliminary design for a smart motorway between A1(M) junctions 6 and 8.

This scheme will be "All Lane Running". This means that the hard shoulder will be converted into a permanent running lane for drivers to help reduce congestion. There will also be variable speed limits to smooth traffic flow. The new scheme will mean drivers will benefit from a three-lane motorway between junction 3 (Hatfield) and junction 9 (Baldock / Letchworth). More »

Highways England is now undertaking environmental assessments and refining the design. It is also liaising with Local Authorities and other key stakeholders and expect this stage of design work to be completed in the spring of 2019.

What's next?

The contractor for construction will be appointed after the completion of the preliminary design. » Less

Library Moves to St Martins Church

Posted: Wed, 13 Feb 2019 13:27 by Claire Graham

The library will be open as normal up to 1pm on Saturday 23 February. It will then be closed from Monday 25 to Wednesday 27 February, and will reopen at 2pm on Thursday 28 February in St Martins Church. More »

The normal opening hours (2-6 Mon - Thurs and 9-1 on Saturdays) will continue. The library car park will be closed as of Monday 25 February. Library customers are welcome to use the church car park while they are using the library. » Less

NHDC Parking Strategy Review

Posted: Fri, 01 Feb 2019 16:20 by Claire Graham

The Cabinet meeting on 29 January included a review of NHDC parking strategy, which was approved together with a strategic action plan. The strategy largely covers management of parking in town centres, however there is a section which outlines how NHDC proposes to manage commuter parking.