Nigel Long

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Archive for the ‘Highways’ Category

Improved Street cleaning

by nigellong on 1 April, 2015

After receiving complaints from residents in Picket Piece and Picket Twenty over the amount of mud being left on the highway from the new developments being built, I have spoken to the Environmental team at Beech Hurst and contacted the developers to see what could be done to sort this problem out. The good news […]

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Improvement work begins in the upper High Street.

by nigellong on 20 March, 2015

Work has now started to improve the Highway and Street scene in Andover’s upper high Street. This £6000,000 project will include accessibility improvements for pedestrians and cyclists, including widening footpaths and enhancing raised crossing area’s to slow traffic. Work will also improve the road surface throughout the area and narrow the width of the road […]

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Town centre pavement clean up

by nigellong on 11 November, 2014

Environmental services have made arrangements for a specialist street washing contractor to clean the pavements in the Andover Town centre. It is here only for a week’s trial to see how well this type of machine works. The work will help remove staining and has started this week. This is outside of the the normal […]

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Shared cycleway via Vigo Recreation Park.

by nigellong on 13 October, 2014

The Council will soon be starting work, on behalf of Hampshire County Council, to implement a new shared use cycleway through the Vigo Recreation Park  and across Adelaide Road via a new uncontrolled crossing. Across East Street there will be a new toucan crossing which will make this Road much safer for the large amount […]

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New Crossing for East Street

by nigellong on 23 July, 2014

A new crossing is being planned for East Street, which will greatly improve this Road for pedestrians gaining accesses into  Town. The Toucan crossing is due to be installed by Hampshire County Council later this year. I am pleased that the new crossing will be installed because this is a extremely busy Road with local […]

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Temporary road closeure, Walworth Road

by nigellong on 11 June, 2014

  A temporary road closure to a part of the Walworth Road Picket Piece, will take place on the 23rd June for approximately 2 days or until the work is finished. This is to allow surfacing works at the new roundabout. The location is from the access to the Commercial Centre to Ox Drove. Alternative […]

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