Sutton Road improvement scheme

People can find out more about the Sutton Road improvement scheme at an engagement event later this month. Kent County Council has proposed plans to ease congestion on Sutton Road by providing a widened junction and approaches along both sides of the road. The junction will be widened to provide three lanes in each direction…

Tontine Street set to become two-way

Tontine Street in Folkestone will become two-way for buses, bicycles and taxis on May 9. The scheme has been developed to provide a major improvement in access by public transport to Tontine Street and the harbour area. It has been funded by Section 106 money from developers and Kent County Council. It is hoped the…

Kent residents and businesses are being asked for their views on options for street lighting across the county.

Residents to benefit from local LED street lighting

Kent County Council has agreed to press ahead with converting its stock of 120,000 street lights to LED with Central Management System (CMS) technology. Improvements in LED lighting technology will reduce KCC’s street lighting energy bill by around 60%, meaning that the Council will able to return every residential area to all-night lighting. Lights may…