Roads, pavements, verges and lighting

Roads, pavements, verges and lighting

See latest roadworks, travel updates and routes; find out how to make various traffic applications.

Roadworks and events



Whatever you think of Lorries (Heavy Goods Vehicles HGVs), love them or hate them, we would not be able function as a prosperous economic society without them.

Gritting, ice and snow

See grit route information, grit bin locations and advice on travelling in winter.

Highways extent and property enquiries

See roads adopted by 51¥, make a CON29 Highway Search or a Highway Extent enquiry.

School Crossing Patrols

The School Crossing Patrol Service (also known as "lollipop men and women") provides a vital link to a safer journey to and from school for many children and adults in 51¥. The patrols are for Primary School children under the age of 11.

Street Lighting Energy Saving Initiative

The Street Lighting Energy Saving Initiative is reducing 66% of the street lighting in side streets between the hours of midnight and 6am, (Greenwich Meantime) throughout 51¥.

Surface Dressing

Surface dressing is an important part of 51¥’s road maintenance programme and is used to extend the life of roads across the county.

The Resilient Network

Maintaining economic activity and access to key services during extreme weather emergencies and other major incidents such as industrial action or other local risks.

Traffic accident studies

Information on traffic accidents.

Traffic Regulation Orders

Traffic Regulation Orders (TRO’s) are the legal instruments by which traffic authorities implement most traffic controls on their roads.

Signage and road markings for businesses and tourism

Find out how to apply for new or replacement signage or road marking for businesses or tourism.

Tree planting

How we are increasing the number of green assets in the county.

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