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March 2022

Get your bike on the move at a free Doctor Bike event

North East Lincolnshire Council, EQUANS and Cycle Hub Lincs will host a series of Doctor Bike workshops. Taking place at venues in Grimsby and Immingham, these events will help residents get their bikes out of the garage and back on the road. The Doctor Bike team will be attending each event to carry out free…

2 years ago | General

Carriageway patching preparation works to start later this month

In preparation for the annual carriageway treatment programme, a number of preparation works will be carried out across the borough from Monday 21 March. These works are essential to repair deep carriageway defects and ensure the road surface is fully prepared for the annual carriageway treatment programme which will take place later in the year. …

2 years ago | General

Council buys Grimsby site as it looks to lead regeneration of town centre area

A TOTAL of 1.6-acres of Grimsby town centre development land is being bought by North East Lincolnshire Council as it looks at the future regeneration and reinvention of the high street area. Contracts have now been exchanged on the area, which comprises of 3-15 Osborne Street and the land behind those buildings on Garden Street,…

2 years ago | General

Traffic signal improvements come to Littlefield Lane

Upgrades to traffic signal equipment are set to improve traffic flow and journey time at Littlefield Lane, A1136 Cromwell Road / Dudley Street junction as part of the council’s Local Transport Plan. The works will be managed and overseen by the council’s partner, EQUANS, with contractor PBS Construction (NE) Ltd carrying out the works, which…

2 years ago | General

Bus shelter installation, Monday 14 Mar

A new bus shelter is due to be installed on Sea Road in Cleethorpes on Monday 14 March. The shelter, supplied by ClearChannel, was due to be installed as part of the works to improve the pavements in the area, but materials were delayed in the last year due to COVID-19. ClearChannel will be completing…

2 years ago | General

Historic cemetery lodge building set to be brought back into use

North East Lincolnshire Council is submitting a planning application to restore the Scartho Cemetery Lodge and bring it back into use. Plans for the restoration of the 19th Century building will be submitted in the coming weeks. Restoring the Scartho Cemetery Lodge, which was designed by EW Farebrother in the Gothic Revival style and completed…

2 years ago | General
Scartho Cemetery Lodge in Grimsby

Local Transport Plan approved for the next financial year

Cabinet members have approved almost £3m of central Government money aimed to improve and maintain the carriageways, footpaths and highway structures of North East Lincolnshire. Councillor Stewart Swinburn, portfolio holder for environment and transport, has welcomed the Department for Transport funding following a Cabinet meeting on Wednesday 9 March. The funding will be used throughout…

2 years ago | General

Number of changes to parking in North East Lincolnshire approved by Cabinet

Cabinet members last night (Wednesday 9 March) approved changes to the council’s car parking strategy for North East Lincolnshire. The review includes various changes to selected car parks such as a change to operational hours, limited stays, and cashless parking via phone or mobile app. Recommendations which were approved by Cabinet members for the council…

2 years ago | General