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Toll Bar scheme update

Updates to the programme of works improving Toll Bar roundabout have been released by contractors. Works to the footpath on the north east corner are continuing. Northern PowerGrid (NPG) is laying a new high voltage mains supply, work which will take 10 days longer than scheduled. The footpath work is due to be completed by…

3 years ago | General

Call for investment in green maritime infrastructure and technology

46 Mayors and Council Leaders from England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland Co-Sign Letter Demanding Investment in Green Maritime Infrastructure and Technology. Letter follows PM’s ‘Green Industrial Revolution’ Speech Cllr Philip Jackson, leader of North East Lincolnshire Council, has added his name to a national letter calling on the Chancellor to invest £1bn in the…

3 years ago | General

Young people to take lead on air quality campaign

Local young people are invited to take a lead role designing a new air quality campaign. During COVID lockdown, millions of people changed their routines to include things like walking, cycling, and working from home. As a result, air pollution decreased. Cleaner air has a positive impact on our health. To harness these positive changes…

3 years ago | General

Proud moment for care home residents as their artwork goes up on bin lorry

Residents at a Grimsby care home have had the chance to see their artwork up in all its glory on one of North East Lincolnshire Council’s new bin lorries. Fairways Care Home residents submitted artwork and a name suggestion to the council’s bin lorry competition last year. As a result of being one of the…

3 years ago | General
Staff and a resident from Fairways Care Home stand in front of the bin lorry with their artwork on.

Get help with your home energy bills this winter

North East Lincolnshire Council is offering support to cover home energy costs. Money from central government has been made available for free home energy improvements or support in reducing home energy costs.   This includes energy efficiency improvements such insulation, repairs and replacement or installation of a heating system. Advice and information is available to…

3 years ago | General

Take a deep breath, Clean Air Day returns

The Clean Air Day campaign is back to improve public understanding of air pollution. By taking part in Clean Air Day, you can do your part to help keep North East Lincolnshire a safe and healthy place to live. Poor air quality is factor in heart and lung diseases and can also lead to other…

3 years ago | General

Essential work carried out at the Cress Marsh

A BUSY winter is ahead at North East Lincolnshire’s award-winning wildlife mitigation site, where birds are now starting to flock to the protected breeding and feeding grounds. The ecology and grounds maintenance teams from North East Lincolnshire Council and its regeneration partner ENGIE have been carrying out essential jobs at the Cress Marsh site near…

3 years ago | General

Future of fixed route bus service decided

A fixed Phone ‘n’ Ride route running between Habrough and Immingham Town every Monday and Wednesday will be reduced from November. Following a review of passenger numbers on the fixed route service and considering the wider service, the fixed route will only run on a Wednesday from November. The Monday and Wednesday service was initially…

3 years ago | General

Garth Lane bridge removed as area’s transformation continues

A 500-tonne crane took just 15 minutes to lift Grimsby’s Garth Lane footbridge skyward yesterday as it was taken out in preparation for the area’s transformation. With the necessary checks complete, passers-by watched as the structure that led people over the River Freshney from Frederick Ward Way/Victoria Street South to Fishermen’s Wharf was removed. It…

3 years ago | General
Garth Lane Bridge ready for being lifted