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Short-term closure of Whorlton Bridge
Published February 13, 2018 1.02pm
Motorists are being warned of the short-term closure of a County Durham road bridge.
Maintaining County Durham's highways network
Published January 26, 2018 11.06am
Work to maintain a busy road and to preserve cobbles on a popular city centre route are to take place in the coming weeks.
Work continuing to minimise snow disruption
Published January 18, 2018 5.22pm
Work is continuing across County Durham to ensure minimum disruption for residents following heavy snowfall.
Road resurfacing and bridge work
Published January 05, 2018 12.18pm
Road resurfacing and works to a bridge are to take place in County Durham.
Free after 3 provides festive treat for motorists
Published November 29, 2017 2.30pm
Visitors to County Durham are in for a festive treat this Christmas with free late afternoon and evening parking.
Roadworks at Chester-le-Street
Published November 23, 2017 9.31am
Motorists are being warned of roadworks in County Durham this weekend.
County Durham ready for winter
Published November 22, 2017 2.21pm
Gritters, ploughs and snow blowers are at the ready, to keep the roads and paths of County Durham clear and safe this winter.
Funding available for North Road businesses
Published October 06, 2016 11.51am
Businesses on North Road, Durham City are being encouraged to get in touch and find out how we can help fund improvements to their premises.
North Road works start 3 October
Published September 29, 2016 3.19pm
A major improvement scheme beginning Monday 3 October will see new paving installed along the length of North Road in Durham City.
Still time to comment on County Durham Plan
Published August 01, 2016 11.41am
A major consultation on the County Durham Plan closes next week and people are being urged to make sure they have their say before 8 August.
Have your say on the County Durham Plan
Published June 16, 2016 1.28pm
A major consultation on the County Durham Plan gets underway on 24 June and there are a series of events people can attend to find out more and share their views.