Knebworth Parish Council

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Tags: Transport

B656 Closed for White Lining

Road Lining works are scheduled between 10 and 12 July on B656 Hitchin Road and London Road. The road from Burleigh Farm Track to Langley Lane will be closed between 8:00pm and 05:00am.

Posted: Tue, 25 Jun 2019 18:28 by Claire Graham

Tags: Transport

New Planning Application for Odyssey Health Club

19/01244/FP | Redevelopment of the site to provide 86 dwellings (12 x 2 bedroom houses, 12 x 3 bedroom houses, 18 x 4 bedroom houses, 25 x one bedroom apartments, and 19 x 2 bedroom apartments), associated landscaping, car-parking, the provision of a large new public open space and the creation of a new vehicular access off the B197 Stevenage Road following demolition of the former indoor bowling building... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 18 Jun 2019 14:42 by Claire Graham

Tags: Planning, Environment, Transport, Highways

Message from Govia Thameslink Railway: passenger benefit fund

"We are delighted to announce the launch of the engagement process of GTR's £15 million Passenger Benefit Fund which aims to provide tangible improvements for passengers on the network. The fund was established following the disruption experienced by passengers during the implementation of the May 2018 timetable.

The Secretary of State nominated Bim Afolami, Henry Smith and Heidi Allen, as MPs... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 16:22 by Claire Graham

Tags: Transport

A1(M) junction 6 to junction 8 smart motorway

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... Read More »

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

Tags: Environment, Transport, Planning

NHDC Parking Strategy Review

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.

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

Tags: Highways, Transport

Luton Airport Newsletter

The latest newsletter from Luton Airport

Posted: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 15:14 by Claire Graham

Tags: Transport

Kerr Close Road Closure 8 & 9 February

Carriageway Resurfacing In Kerr Close, Knebworth

Permit Number BA0080000003922

Repairs to sections of the road surface will be carried out under Road Closure

Works will be carried out approx. 15 meters from the roundabout at the junction of Station Road to outside Property No. 6

*Estimated starting 08.02.2019 and completion 09.02.2019

Between 20:00 and 05:00

Posted: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 14:50 by Claire Graham

Tags: Transport, Road

Chas Lowe Redevelopment - Crane Delivery

The tower crane delivery has been rescheduled for 6 February from 6.00am.

Posted: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 14:30 by Claire Graham

Tags: Transport, Road

High Street and Station Road Roadworks

There will be connection works requiring temporary signals on the roundabout for London Road and Station Road commencing on the Monday (12/11/18).

Power On Connections will begin works on London Road making their way towards the roundabout and then moving onto Station Road.

These works will require an open excavation method so unfortunately the signals will be in operation 24/7 for the duration of the... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Nov 2018 15:52 by Claire Graham

Tags: Road, Transport, Highways

NHDC Draft Parking Strategy

NHDC's approach to parking issues is set out in a ten year Strategy and Action Plan. The strategy covers all aspects of parking, including on-street, off-street (both charged for and free), town centres, residential areas, parking for Blue Badge Holders and, in general, the management and enforcement of parking in the District.

NHDC is undertaking a full review of its Parking Strategy, and has appointed... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 11:25 by Claire Graham

Tags: Transport, Highways, Road