Sandwich Toll Bridge – work postponed

Essential maintenance work on Sandwich Toll Bridge has been postponed. The works to repair the swing bridge were due to begin on February 17 and last seven weeks. Unfortunately, due to circumstances beyond Kent County Council’s control, the emergency works by Southern Water have now been extended. It had always been intended that the closure…

Works to be carried out on George Park in Margate

Kent County Council will be undertaking works to George Park to help reduce the risk of surface water flooding to the local area. The park will be landscaped to store surface water collected from the surrounding roads. The water will be collected in ponds and swales, known as attenuation areas, where it will slowly filter…

KCC “disappointed” with Swale council funding decision

Kent County Council has expressed its disappointment at Swale Borough Council’s decision to oppose £38 million of government cash for local road improvements. Swale Borough Council announced last week that it had decided not to support money earmarked by government for infrastructure improvements to support the Swale Local Plan, adopted by the borough council in…