Archive by category Highways

Changes to Canal Street and Middle Hill junction

Changes to Canal Street and Middle Hill junction

In April, the City Council announced changes to a series of junctions around Broadmarsh, including at Canal Street, to improve traffic and pedestrian movements in preparation for the next stages of the Broadmarsh regeneration programme. These changes include the widening of London Road to three lanes at the London Road roundabout; building a feeder rank […]

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Weekend roadworks on Daleside Road

Weekend roadworks on Daleside Road

Nottingham City Council will be removing several pedestrian islands along a section of Daleside Road 7am – 3pm Saturday 1st/Sunday 2nd July and 7am – 3pm Saturday 8th/Sunday 9th July. The removal of the pedestrian islands was originally planned for later in the summer as part of the Daleside Road improvement scheme. However, works have […]

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Nottingham leading the way to improve local air and protect public health

Nottingham leading the way to improve local air and protect public health

Nottingham will mark the first ever National Clean Air Day on Thursday 15 June with a range of events to encourage local people to do their bit to improve air quality and their own health. It comes on the day that former US vice president turned eco activist Al Gore presents Nottingham City with the […]

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Helping traffic reach Detonate Festival

Helping traffic reach Detonate Festival

Roadworks currently taking place near Nottingham Racecourse roundabout will be suspended to ease traffic flow for the Detonate Festival taking place this weekend at Colwick Country Park . Road improvements are currently underway along the A612 Daleside Road / Colwick Loop Road, with traffic management arrangements in place. But the City Council is ensuring no […]

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Unloved Nottingham landmark to be consigned to history

Unloved Nottingham landmark to be consigned to history

The days are numbered for a Nottingham eyesore which most local people will be pleased to see the back of and turned into a key part of the city centre’s transformation. Councillors at the City Council’s Executive Board meeting earlier today (Thursday 1 June) gave the go-ahead for the Broadmarsh car park to be demolished […]

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End in sight – and new plans – for Broadmarsh car park and bus station

End in sight – and new plans – for Broadmarsh car park and bus station

Councillors are set to approve plans to demolish the Broadmarsh car park to make way for a brand new development. The City Council’s Executive Board, meeting next Thursday (June 1), will be told that demolishing and rebuilding the current car park is a better – and in the long-term cheaper – option than refurbishing it. […]

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Section of Carrington Street to close as substation works take place

Section of Carrington Street to close as substation works take place

The section of Carrington Street between Canal Street and Collin Street will close on Wednesday 24 May for approximately two weeks as works take place by Western Power to remove and relocate an electrical substation. The removal of the substation requires a deep excavation in the pavement and roadspace is needed to safely and completely […]

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