News for category: "Roads, parking and transport"
Published on Monday, 20th March 2017 in Woodsetts news
Motorists are being warned to expect some night time disruption as repair work takes place on one of Rotherham’s busiest routes.
Published on Friday, 10th March 2017 in Swinton news
Rotherham Council is carrying out repairs and improvements across the borough as part of its £10 million 2020 Roads Programme, with Swinton residents the latest to see the benefits.
Published on Wednesday, 15th February 2017 in Kiveton Park news
Residents in the Wales and Aston areas are being reminded that work has started on improvement to the area’s road network as part of the “Growth Corridor” scheme.
Published on Tuesday, 7th February 2017 in Roads, parking and transport news
A Council crackdown on rogue motorists who persistently evade parking fines with unregistered vehicles has been hailed a success.
Published on Thursday, 2nd February 2017 in Roads, parking and transport news
Key road improvements have been given the green light as a funding bid by Rotherham Council was approved by Sheffield City Region this week.
Published on Tuesday, 24th January 2017 in Public transport news
From 23 January parents across the region can purchase mobile tickets and transfer these onto their child’s phone, for use on First South Yorkshire services.
Published on Wednesday, 21st December 2016 in Taxis and minicabs news
Have fun and stay safe - book a Rotherham taxi. That’s the message Rotherham Council is giving to party-goers over Christmas and New Year.
Published on Tuesday, 20th December 2016 in Public transport news
Research highlights that bus boarding times would be 75 per cent faster if customers paid for tickets via their mobile phone.
Published on Wednesday, 14th December 2016 in Roads, parking and transport news
A group of taxi drivers have lost an appeal against new rules that require them to install a taxi camera in their vehicles.
Published on Wednesday, 14th December 2016 in Taxis and minicabs news
Rotherham Council has welcomed the Communities Secretary Sajid Javid’s decision to hand back licensing powers to the authority, with immediate effect.
Published on Friday, 9th December 2016 in Roads, parking and transport news
Rotherham Council has welcomed a new Trans-Pennine Tunnel study report.
Published on Thursday, 1st December 2016 in Roads, parking and transport news
Motorists are being warned of severe delays in the Parkgate area following a burst water main.
Published on Wednesday, 19th October 2016 in Commissioners news
Rotherham Council has welcomed the proposed handing back of licensing powers by Communities Secretary Sajid Javid.
Published on Monday, 10th October 2016 in Taxis and minicabs news
Passengers are starting to see the benefits of new taxi rules introduced by Rotherham Council, with taxi cameras fitted or soon to be fitted in over 500 vehicles.
Published on Friday, 2nd September 2016 in Public transport news
Bus passengers travelling between Rotherham and Sheffield will benefit from a new high quality 'X1 Steel Link' service, following completion of the £29.8 million Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) North scheme.
Published on Wednesday, 20th July 2016 in Roads, parking and transport news
Alternative recommendations for HS2’s route and station proposals in South Yorkshire have been published by the Government.
Published on Wednesday, 6th July 2016 in Taxis and minicabs news
In the week which sees cameras installed in most Rotherham taxis Rotherham Council talks about the changes being made and how to report concerns if you think the regulations are not being met.
Published on Thursday, 23rd June 2016 in Roads - road-works news
Thurcroft residents are being advised of traffic disruption when a major road through the village is reconstructed from the end of June.
Published on Wednesday, 22nd June 2016 in Cycling - information and advice news
Local businesses and residents are being encouraged to re-discover the joy and convenience of cycling following the arrival of a fleet of electric bikes in Rotherham.
Published on Tuesday, 24th May 2016 in Road safety news
South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership will support a brand new initiative aimed at cutting death and injury on Europe’s roads.
Published on Wednesday, 13th April 2016 in Commissioners news
Customers will soon start to see security cameras installed in all Rotherham taxis.
Published on Wednesday, 30th March 2016 in Schools and education news
Families who attend Maltby Crags Community School, recently lit up their local area with a lantern walk bringing communities of all ages together.
Published on Thursday, 10th March 2016 in Business and investment news
Rotherham shoppers will be able to park longer for less when they visit the town centre.
Published on Wednesday, 2nd March 2016 in Roads, parking and transport news
A £7m investment in Rotherham’s bus network means there’s never been a better time to visit the town by public transport.
Published on Monday, 25th January 2016 in Leisure and culture news
Rotherham shoppers can continue to benefit from free parking at the Forge Island car park when they visit the Town Centre.
Published on Wednesday, 20th January 2016 in Libraries news
People are being asked for their views on how Rotherham Council proposes to save almost £21m from its budget over the next financial year.
Published on Tuesday, 19th January 2016 in Roads, parking and transport news
A total of 22 new vehicles have been unveiled in Rotherham following a £5m investment by First South Yorkshire.
Published on Thursday, 10th December 2015 in Roads, parking and transport news
The UK’S first Tram Train will be unveiled by Transport Minister Andrew Jones together with the Tram Train project team at an official event in Sheffield today (Thursday 10 December).
Published on Wednesday, 11th November 2015 in Roads, parking and transport news
A complex and technically challenging scheme of engineering work to Old Flatts Bridge which carries the A630 Sheffield Parkway has been completed four weeks ahead of time and well within budget.
Published on Friday, 9th October 2015 in Roads, parking and transport news
A £5million capital investment by Rotherham Council to repair the borough’s roads and potholes over the next two years is well underway, with over half of the identified sites already completed.
Published on Wednesday, 30th September 2015 in Health and wellbeing news
Rotherham is getting ready to entice more people into cycling after securing funding to provide a fleet of 70 new electric bikes in a Government competition.
Published on Friday, 25th September 2015 in Health and social care news
Smokers across South Yorkshire are being encouraged to quit the habit, as Stoptober launches and new legislation comes into force.
Published on Wednesday, 19th August 2015 in Roads, parking and transport news
Sky Ride Local rides are guided bike rides offering opportunities to anyone who would like to cycle with a group along scenic planned routes.
Published on Wednesday, 19th August 2015 in Children and family care news
South Yorkshire Tobacco Control Collaborative is urging motorists in the region to keep their vehicles smokefree, ahead of the introduction of the new Smokefree Cars law.
Published on Wednesday, 29th July 2015 in Roads, parking and transport news
Rotherham’s new world record breaker Richard Nutt has jumped on his bike to launch a series of guided bike rides across the borough.
Published on Thursday, 23rd July 2015 in Help for adults news
Another prosecution by Rotherham Council for blue badge misuse in Rotherham town centre has proved successful.
Published on Monday, 13th July 2015 in Roads, parking and transport news
The road improvement scheme for the A630 in Rotherham town centre has reached completion.
Published on Wednesday, 8th July 2015 in Environmental health news
Commissioner Mary Ney, who has responsibility for the Council’s licensing function, has agreed a new taxi licensing Policy.
Published on Wednesday, 1st July 2015 in Roads, parking and transport news
A Rotherham Council tenant has been prosecuted and fined £1,000 for failing to clear a large amount of rubbish in his garden.