Major road improvement works across the borough
A series of major works are coming up to improve key roads in Bury, Ramsbottom, Radcliffe and Prestwich.
New £6.8m cycling and walking scheme for Bury – but Government cash is needed
Bury announces three new walking and cycling schemes as leaders urge critical Government backing to deliver the UK’s largest cycling and walking network.
Stay safe, travel safely in Bury this Christmas
Christmas revellers are being urged to use legitimate taxis and private hire vehicles to get home safely over the festive period.
Our winter service team swing into action
It may technically be autumn, but Bury Council’s winter service team have already been out gritting on five nights as temperatures have dropped.
Five road improvement schemes starting this month
Work will begin this week to resurface a number of roads in Prestwich.
People with hidden disabilities to benefit from Blue Badges
People with hidden disabilities, including autism and mental health conditions, can now apply for a Blue Badge.
Residents’ parking scheme for Radcliffe moves forward
A consultation for a proposed residents’ parking scheme on the Radcliffe streets worst affected by ‘park and leave’ Metrolink users has been launched.
Taxi drivers helping to keep Bury safe
Taxi and private hire drivers have been taking part in new training sessions to raise awareness of safeguarding issues in Bury.
Check out the latest top electric vehicles at Bury business event
Cutting-edge electric vehicles from companies like Tesla, BMW, Kia and LDV will be on display at a business event in Bury on Wednesday 10 July.
Beelines: the UK’s biggest cycling and walking network
Bury Council has today unveiled an innovative new plan to create 64 miles of new cycling and walking routes, as part of a proposal for Greater Manchester to create the UK’s biggest network for people travelling by bike or on foot.
Get life-saving advice at our child car seat clinics
Road safety officers are holding four free clinics next month for parents to ensure that their children are using the correct car seats.
Act now to secure ‘Pitch’ funding of up to £1,500
Community groups still have the opportunity to win up to £1,500 for local projects – but they must submit their applications by Friday 11 May.
Latest round of road improvements
Work has started this week to improve Tottington Road, with repairs on Parkhills Road due to begin next week.
Second wave of road improvement works starts in Longsight Road
Longsight Road in Ramsbottom is the second main road to be upgraded under a £10 million programme of major road improvements in the borough.
Road improvement works start in Ramsbottom
A scheme to upgrade a main road through Ramsbottom starts on Monday (12 March) as part of a £10 million plan of major road improvements in the borough.
Parking permits – the best of both worlds
Bury Council has decided to offer residents a choice of either a ‘virtual’ or a paper car parking permit.
Continuing to improve the borough’s roads
Precautionary repairs have been carried out on Longsight Road as part of the council’s continuing programme of works to improve local highways.
Smooth operator - parking permits go virtual
Bury Council is introducing a new virtual permit system to make life easier for those who use parking permits.
Temporary road closures for this Sunday's Remembrance parades
There will be a number of temporary road closures in the borough while Sunday's Remembrance Day parades take place.