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Transport and Streets

Graphic reads "Have Your Say North Lincolnshire. 20mph speed limit in Barton town centre", alongside an image of a 20 traffic sign
Have your say: 20mph speed limit proposed for Barton town centre

A new 20mph speed limit has been proposed for a raft of streets in Barton town centre in a bid…

4 October 2022
New Scunthorpe cycle path to connect landmarks in latest active travel boost

Cyclists will soon be able to travel safely between key facilities in Scunthorpe, thanks to a huge injection of levelling-up…

28 September 2022
Photograph of the pothole machine on a road
Holey Moley or Phil McCrackin – what’s your favourite name for our new pothole machine?

A variety of names were submitted for the council’s new pothole machine after an appeal for suggestions. The rudest ones…

27 September 2022
Pothole revolution across North Lincolnshire as new machine set to fast-track repairs

A new pothole repairing machine will soon be on the streets across North Lincolnshire – filling potholes four times faster…

31 August 2022
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Have your say: Safety improvements proposal for busy hospital junction

Traffic lights and pedestrian crossings have been proposed for a busy Scunthorpe junction in a bid to further improve safety.…

9 August 2022
Photograph of Scunthorpe MP Holly Mumby Coft and ward councillors on the Scunthorpe Ridgeway
Hugely popular Scunthorpe walking and cycling route opens after £500,000 levelling-up cash injection

A popular cycling route has been further extended, meaning even more people across Scunthorpe can safely access jobs, education and…

1 July 2022
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Cash boost for college students in North Lincolnshire with over £500k invested, levelling up and helping out

A popular council policy has been extended once again, when funding was prioritised at the recent council budget. Students from…

27 May 2022
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Residents’ preferred route for Barton link road revealed

The preferred route for a new link road for Barton-Upon-Humber has been revealed – with residents overwhelmingly supporting the latest…

10 March 2022
A mature tree fallen onto a road in front of a house and parked cars following a storm
Call-out teams thanked for emergency response during storms

Emergency teams have been thanked after responding to more than 80 storm-related incidents across North Lincolnshire over the last few…

22 February 2022
Cllr Ogg, Cllr Reed, Cllr Marper, Holly Mumby-Croft and Andrew Percy on mopeds
Green transport boost as council trebles fleet of affordable electric mopeds for job seekers

A fleet of clean, green and affordable electric mopeds is being almost trebled – enabling more people the chance to…

3 February 2022
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Action to be taken against reckless drivers ignoring safety measures at busy Scunthorpe junction  

Action is set to be taken on a busy Scunthorpe junction after some reckless motorists have been ignoring safety measures…

1 February 2022
Aerial view of Kirton in Lindsey
New one-way system for Kirton Market Place

Residents in Kirton will see improvements in the Market Place when a new one-way system is put in place on…

13 January 2022
Jake Quickenden and Cllr Waltham with the gritter Jake Grittenden
Public put Jake Grittenden top of the gritter names poll

TV celebrity and Scunthorpe boy Jake Quickenden has said having a gritting lorry named after him is “probably the highlight…

4 November 2021
Photo of litter with the words 'Show a Litter Respect' warning of £150 fines
Litter louts hit with more than 250 fines in past two months

Enforcement officers handed out 251 fixed penalty notices for dropped litter in August and September. North Lincolnshire Council, in partnership…

20 October 2021
Name a gritter
Gritter lorry names – it’s time to vote for your favourite

The public submitted a wide variety of names for the council’s fleet of gritters after an appeal for suggestions. The…

13 October 2021