Tag Archive | "Weymouth Relief Road"

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Islands to be added to Preston Road

Posted on 14 March 2014 by Dorset County Council

Work to provide safe crossing points across a busy Weymouth road is due to start on Monday.

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Tags: Roadworks, Weymouth Relief Road

Preston Road improvements get underway

Posted on 18 March 2013 by Dorset County Council

Road improvements at Overcombe Corner in Weymouth will change the layout of a busy junction.

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Tags: Dorset Highways, Weymouth and Portland Borough Council, Weymouth Relief Road

Removal of Littlemoor lights

Posted on 20 November 2012 by Dorset County Council

Work on Dorchester Road in Weymouth, to transform the road back into a quiet residential route, is moving to the Littlemoor Road lights junction.

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Tags: Dorset Highways, Weymouth Relief Road

Sound barriers to be replaced

Posted on 15 November 2012 by Dorset County Council

A number of substandard sound barriers on the Weymouth Relief Road in the Littlemoor area are being replaced.

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Tags: Highways, Weymouth Relief Road

New road layout for Bincombe access

Posted on 01 November 2012 by Dorset County Council

Road works are being carried out on Dorchester Road at its junction with Bincombe Lane to make access onto the Weymouth Relief Road clearer.

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Tags: Cycleway, Dorset Highways, Weymouth Relief Road

Ridgeway cycleway works

Posted on 24 October 2012 by Dorset County Council

A popular section of cycleway on Ridgeway Hill in Weymouth is to be upgraded.

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Tags: Dorset Highways, Highways, National Award, Transport, Weymouth Relief Road

Gold medal for Dorset Highways

Posted on 02 October 2012 by Dorset County Council

Dorset County Council has received national recognition for its highways service.

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Tags: 2012, Jurassic Coast, Weymouth Relief Road

Weymouth’s Jurassic Stones Illuminated

Posted on 10 July 2012 by Weymouth & Portland Borough Council

The final element of the Arts Council funded Jurassic Stones sculpture has now been put in place, with two spotlights illuminating the stones at night, providing a spectacular entrance into Weymouth and Portland during the evening.

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Tags: Dorset Countryside, Environment, Highways, Sustainability, Transport, Weymouth and Portland Borough Council, Weymouth Relief Road

Working with nature to cut verge maintenance costs

Posted on 29 June 2012 by Dorset County Council

The innovative approach to verges along the side of the Weymouth Relief Road is already having remarkable benefits, according to the county’s leading ecologist. Continue Reading

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Tags: Highways, Roadworks, Transport, Weymouth and Portland Borough Council, Weymouth Relief Road

Relief Road wins another construction award

Posted on 16 April 2012 by Dorset County Council

Contractors who built the Weymouth Relief Road are in the top 3% of projects in the Considerate Constructors Scheme 2012 National Awards. Skanska Construction UK Ltd won a silver award for its work as major contractor on the road. Continue Reading

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Tags: Community, Highways, Roadworks, Transport, Weymouth and Portland Borough Council, Weymouth Relief Road

Dorchester Road improvements start

Posted on 23 March 2012 by Dorset County Council

Work is starting next week (26 March) on the first phase of improvements to Dorchester Road after residents backed the amended proposals. Continue Reading

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Tags: 2012, 2012 Olympics, Art, Arts Council, Environment, Highways, Jurassic Coast, Tourism, Weymouth and Portland, Weymouth and Portland Borough Council, Weymouth Relief Road, Weymouth Transport Package

Jurassic Stones sculpture unveiled in Weymouth

Posted on 10 February 2012 by Dorset County Council

A landmark sculpture for Weymouth has been officially unveiled.

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Tags: Consultation, Highways, Transport, Weymouth and Portland Borough Council, Weymouth Relief Road

Have your say on Dorchester Road improvements

Posted on 23 January 2012 by Dorset County Council

There is a chance to comment on new plans to improve Dorchester Road in Weymouth at a series of public meetings.  Continue Reading

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Tags: Cycling, Dorchester, Weymouth Relief Road

Dorchester cycle links to be improved

Posted on 04 November 2011 by Dorset County Council

Work to link the new cycleway created as part of the Weymouth Relief Road with cycle routes in Dorchester will start on Monday 7 November.

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Tags: Cycling, European Mobility Week, Weymouth Relief Road

Try alternatives to the car in European Mobility Week

Posted on 12 September 2011 by Dorset County Council

Ever wanted to find out more about electric cars, or try out an electric bike?  People in Dorset can learn more about this and other alternative forms of transport during European Mobility Week this month. Continue Reading

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