Calderdale Council to lead a new area improvement plan in Halifax

Calderdale Council is to lead a new project that will see areas of Halifax become greener, healthier and more attractive. The council is currently out to public consultation on a £1 million project, which is being delivered by Calderdale Council in partnership with the West Yorkshire Combined Authority is part of a Streets for People […]

Powys highway budgets faces cuts to help council meet its 2020 budget

Powys County Council has had to take £2.6 million out of its 2020 £5 million annual road, bridge and street lighting repairs budget. All departments have been asked to make savings to help protect the council’s finances during the pandemic to make sure this year’s budget is reached. The money take out of highways still […]

GEWI launches real-time roadworks info in US

The German-owned traffic information company GEWI has introduced a new service in America providing accurate and real-time travel information, which can be delivered directly to navigation devices through apps and in-car navigation systems. It’s partnered with iCone Products to help drivers either avoid or safely navigate road work projects by using cloud-based, real-time data from […]

Volocopter air taxi taking first bookings

One of the highlights of last year’s ITS World Congress in Singapore has announced it’s taking bookings for its first commercial flights, but they won’t happen for three years. Volocopter, which demonstrated its idea for a “Voloport” on the iconic floating football field in the city and flew a demonstration over Marina Bay last October, […]


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