Parking, roads and travel news
Improvement work begins
Work at a busy junction begins on Monday.
On the shortlist
Havering Council’s innovative scheme to protect children going to and from school has been shortlisted for a prestigious award.
Council puts brakes on amateur drifting and offers support to rough-sleepers
Havering Council and partners put the brakes on dangerous car racing on Ferry Lane, Rainham and tackled rough sleeping and anti-social behaviour in Romford Town Centre.
Camera roll out proves successful and is extended
A move by Havering Council to use cameras to deter motorists committing offences when driving around the borough has proved successful and is being extended to cover more roads and junctions.
Better neighbourhood policing in Havering with 20 extra officers
This week (Monday 16 January) Havering received 20 extra Dedicated Ward Officers (DWOs) as part of the Met’s ambition to improve neighbourhood policing.
Bridge in Rainham to be temporarily closed to vehicles
As the result of an inspection of expansion joints on a major road bridge in Rainham remedial work must be carried out.
Council says more action needed to address safety and congestion in Gallows Corner
Last week, Transport for London (TfL) published their report on the road safety improvements at Gallows Corner.
Improvements for pedestrians at the Drill roundabout
Thanks to a grant of £100,000 from Transport for London Havering Council is planning on making a series of improvements to a busy roundabout in Romford.
Investment to cut congestion at key roundabout
Highways England has launched a public consultation on proposals to improve the traffic flow around a major roundabout in Havering.
New cameras to keep traffic moving and people safe
Havering Council is making a new push to keep traffic moving, and pedestrians and cyclists safe, with the use of cameras to deter motorists committing offences when driving around the borough.