Parking, Travel and Roads news
Published on Wednesday, 14th August 2019
There will be a series of lane closures on the A127 Bell Junction during August and early September in order to carry out urgent resurfacing and investigate the location of underground gas pipes.
Published on Saturday, 30th November 2019
Up to 22 roads across the borough are planned for repairs and resurfacing throughout a three month winter period as the council continues with its planned highways works programme.
Published on Thursday, 22nd August 2019
Southend’s cabinet member for highways has sought to address concerns from councillors about the safety of the Kent Elms junctions and will publish a safety audit to present at a special briefing.
Published on Thursday, 1st August 2019
The footbridge at Kent Elms is now open.
Published on Monday, 22nd July 2019
The council is set to bolster its parking enforcement team, following a number of parking measures announced at Full Council last week (Thursday 18 July).
Published on Friday, 19th July 2019
One-hour parking is set to return to Southend town centre car parks, Southend-on-Sea’s leading councillor responsible for transport has announced.
Published on Thursday, 13th June 2019
Temporary road closures are due to begin on Saturday 15 June near to The Bell junction to allow for traffic surveys to be completed.
Published on Friday, 20th April 2018
With sunshine forecast for the weekend, Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is gearing up for a welcome influx of day-trippers to the Borough’s shores.
Published on Wednesday, 26th April 2017
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is advising coach operators of new arrangements for coach parking.
Published on Tuesday, 4th August 2015
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council has accelerated its project to replace all street lights in the Borough with environmentally-friendly LED lamps.
Published on Monday, 9th March 2015
Work could start later this year on a new surface-level pedestrian crossing at the A127 Kent Elms Junction.
Published on Friday, 26th September 2014
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council has set out the next steps in its project to upgrade a major junction on the A127.