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Message from Councillor John Savage re bin collections (8/2/24)

I’m sure many people are aware, we have been experiencing disruption to our bin collections over the last couple of weeks. While the majority of bins are being collected, there are areas where this has not been the case and I understand the impact this is having and the inconvenience it is causing. Previously, the waste crews operated a ‘task and finish’ system which meant they were able to...
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The Cabinet Decision on Portswood Broadway has been ‘called in’ by the Overview and Scrutiny Management Committee on 1 February 2024

The Agenda and relevant notice paper have just been published: Call-in of Executive Decision CAB 23/24 43623 – Portswood Broadway Next Steps  PDF 316 KB Agenda: https://www.southampton.gov.uk/moderngov/ieListDocuments.aspx?CId=123&MId=7002&Ver=4 Call-in notice:...
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Changes to Bus Services in Highfield

Changes to Bus Services in Highfield The HRA Committee recently discussed the change of route of the U1 Unilink bus as the service is no longer serving Central Station via Highfield. The nearest stop to the station using this service is now the Civic Centre – not that convenient if carrying or wheeling luggage. Service U2 does continue to stop at the Station but only on the north side....
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Portswood Broadway Consultation Update – Dates (as at 10/12/23)

A date has been published for the Southampton City Council Overview and Scrutiny Management Committee to consider a Portswood Broadway Update. It comes to the Overview and Scrutiny Management Committee on 14th December at 5.30pm in the Council Chamber: The Agenda is below, together with a Report which provides a summary update of the Portswood Broadway Transforming Cities Fund Scheme, following...
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Weather Warning from the Lead Ranger re Parks and Open Spaces during and after Storm Ciarán (1/11/23)

Parks and Open Spaces We are advising residents to take care, avoid woodland areas and parks due to expected high winds of up 80mph as well as coastal areas and paths along the rivers and to not enter flood water as it may conceal hidden dangers. You can report fallen trees on our website. We are also advising residents to tie down, move or bring inside any garden furniture, parasols, children’s...
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A Weather Warning from Southampton City Council – Storm Ciarán (1/11/23)

A major incident has been declared by The Hampshire & IOW Resilience forum from midnight tonight to support preparations for the impact of Storm Ciarán. With very strong winds of up to 80mph expected in coastal areas on the island and across the south of the mainland area from tonight through to Thursday, there is a risk of damage to buildings and falling trees leading to a potential risk to...
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Just over one week left to complete the Portswood Project Consultation – deadline 1st October 2023. Ensure your voice is heard!

Email below from Southampton City Council reminding people that there is just over one week left to complete the Portswood Project Consultation. The deadline is 1st October 2023. Ensure your voice is heard: “With just over one week left of the Portswood Project consultation, please remember to share your views. The improvements include: Creation of additional pedestrian space of over...
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