St Clements Way, Greenhithe Improvement Scheme

A multi-million pound scheme to ease congestion on a route between Dartford and Greenhithe has been revealed by Kent County Council. The A206 St Clements Way provides links to the A2 and Dartford Crossing and access to the Bluewater and the Crossways retail parks. Substantial new development has been built and is planned in the…

Thanet Parkway station consultation

Kent County Council is launching a second public consultation into plans for a new parkway station in Thanet. The new station will provide access to more employment opportunities for local residents by providing access to high speed rail services to London and other parts of Kent. It will also improve investment opportunities at Discovery Park…

Award for Britain’s most improved road

Kent County Council has been awarded a Prince Michael International Road Safety Award for Britain’s most improved road. The award was presented for the council’s highway safety improvements on the A227 between Tonbridge High Street and Borough Green. Prince Michael International Road Safety Awards are presented to organisations in recognition of their outstanding contribution to…

Maidstone Bridges to reopen

The new road layout on the Maidstone Bridges comes into effect tomorrow (Thursday, December 1). Work started on June 6 and in order to minimise disruption, the work has been undertaken in phases, both during the day, at nights and weekends. Major capital programme project manager Russell Boorman said: “Despite the many challenges presented by this…