Parking, Travel and Roads news
Published on Friday, 3rd April 2020
Seafront parking has been suspended as part of efforts to deter visitors to Southend seafront this weekend and ahead of the Bank Holiday weekend.
Published on Friday, 27th March 2020
Ten council-owned car parks have been closed as the council continues to implement measures to tackle the spread of Coronavirus.
Published on Wednesday, 25th March 2020
Parking enforcement has been reduced to focus only on safety, and issues such as obstruction.
Published on Tuesday, 24th March 2020
It has been agreed to suspend enforcement of all one hour yellow line parking restrictions until Sunday 3 May 2020, as the council continues to ask people to stay at home to help tackle the Coronavirus outbreak.
Published on Tuesday, 10th March 2020
Businesses in South Essex are being asked to encourage their employees to travel more sustainably by installing cycle parking on their premises.
Published on Friday, 7th February 2020
South Essex transport and travel project ForwardMotion has successfully won a £1.1 million government grant to help more residents and organisations who want to change the way they travel.
Published on Monday, 20th January 2020
A new active travel challenge has been launched to encourage local residents to try alternative transport methods, such as walking, cycling, or using the bus or train.
Published on Thursday, 9th January 2020
Access onto Rochford Road northbound from The Bell junction will be prohibited for 12 weeks as diversionary gas works are undertaken as part of The Bell junction improvement works.
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.