Parking, Travel and Roads news
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 Monday, 23rd December 2019
The final design for The Bell junction improvement works has been revealed, with preliminary works set to step up in the New Year.
Published on Wednesday, 11th December 2019
The council is looking for local residents to support their own communities by signing the Snow Warden’s pledge and commit to grit local pavements and driveways.
Published on Wednesday, 4th December 2019
A special liveried bus is hitting the roads of Essex to promote Southend as the county’s top visitor destination and encourage people to use public transport.
Published on Wednesday, 27th November 2019
Residents and visitors can enjoy free Christmas parking on Sundays in December as the Christmas rush approaches.
Published on Tuesday, 19th November 2019
A weekend road closure and subsequent northbound lane closure at Hobleythick Lane are planned to allow electricity cables and gas pipes to be moved for works to take place improving The Bell junction.
Published on Friday, 1st November 2019
The bus stops and taxi ranks outside Southend University Hospital have been rearranged to ensure passengers can safely exit the bus.
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.