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Highways Newsletter- Week Commencing 21st June 2021

Published: 21 Jun 21

The highways Newsletter is now available on the Royal Borough website at https://www.rbwm.gov.uk/home/transport-and-streets/roads-and-pavements/council-works-highway-week. To view details of current and planned works on roads in the borough, including work being carried out by public utility companies, go to one.network.

SAVE DATCHET TREE

Published: 21 May 21

170-year-old Wellingtonia in Royal Borough at risk of destruction as Royals announce Tree-bilee Prince Charles has launched the Queen’s Green Canopy Scheme at Windsor, pledging support for trees and emphasising their importance for the environment, yet the local council, the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, has granted permission to Direct Line to destroy a 170-year-old landmark tree overlooking the Castle.

Information Sheet Black Potts weir, May 2021

Published: 17 May 21

The E A began repairs to the weir at Black Potts in October 2020 following a dive survey that found the downstream area of the weir had been eroded. Since December 2020 they have been able to safely operate the Jubilee River again and continue with the next stage of the repair work.

Mays Level Crossing, Queens Road upcoming closure

Published: 17 May 21

Forthcoming road closure to take place in Datchet. Date & time: From 23:00 hours on Saturday 22nd May until 04:00 hours on Monday 24th May 2021 Location: That part of Queens Road, Datchet between its junctions with B376 The Green and Queensmead. Emergency services will be provided access.

RBWM Flood Debrief Report Jan-Feb 2021

Published: 10 May 21

This debrief report provides information as to the build-up and response to the flooding that occurred between January and February 2021. The aim of this report is to collate the information gathered from partner agencies, Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead (RBWM) staff and the communities affected in relation to the Councils response in order to identify good practice and areas for improvement. Recommendations have been made in order to improve the response for any future incidents that may occur, accepting that no flood event is the same.

SAVE DATCHET TREE

Published: 8 May 21

A campaign is underway in the leafy historic Thameside village of Datchet to save a 170-year-old landmark tree. Angry residents and Borough and Parish councillors are objecting to a decision by planning officers at the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead Council to allow this Wellingtonia (Sequoiadendron Giganteum Wellingtonia) to be felled. The tree, one of the tallest and oldest in Datchet and an important part of village heritage, is in the protected Conservation Area and is listed on the Woodland Trust Ancient Tree Inventory. It is implicated in subsidence at a neighbouring building but other solutions are available which would allow the tree to be kept and the building stabilised.

Week Commencing: 3 May 2021

Published: 5 May 21

Week Commencing: 3 May 2021 The highways Newsletter is now available on the Royal Borough website at https://www.rbwm.gov.uk/home/transport-and-streets/roads-and-pavements/council-works-highway-week. To view details of current and planned works on roads in the borough, including work being carried out by public utility companies, go to one.network.

Smart motorways project news bulletin for April 2021

Published: 5 May 21

The project news bulletin for April 2021 is attached. There will be regular full weekend closures of the M4 in 2021, which we will update you on each month. You can find out more in the attached bulletin or at our website: http://www.highwaysengland.co.uk/m4j3to12. If you have any questions or comments and would like a response please continue to email us at M4J3to12SmartMotorways@highwaysengland.co.uk or call 0300 123 5000

Highways Newsletter week commencing 19th April 2021

Published: 19 Apr 21

The highways Newsletter is now available on the Royal Borough website at https://www.rbwm.gov.uk/home/transport-and-streets/roads-and-pavements/council-works-highway-week. To view details of current and planned works on roads in the borough, including work being carried out by public utility companies, go to one.network

Important Changes to Council Meetings for April 2021

Published: 12 Apr 21

FOLLOWING THE SAD PASSING OF HRH THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH THE MEETING FOR THE 12TH APRIL HAS BEEN POSTPONED AS A MARK OF RESPECT AND HAS BEEN RE-SCHEDULED FOR MONDAY 19TH APRIL

Highways Newsletter Week Commencing: 5 April 2021

Published: 7 Apr 21

Week Commencing: 5 April 2021 The highways Newsletter is now available on the Royal Borough website at https://www.rbwm.gov.uk/home/transport-and-streets/roads-and-pavements/council-works-highway-week. To view details of current and planned works on roads in the borough, including work being carried out by public utility companies, go to one.network.

Highways Newsletter - Week Commencing: 15 March 2021

Published: 15 Mar 21

The Highways Newsletter is now available on the Royal Borough website at https://www.rbwm.gov.uk/home/transport-and-streets/roads-and-pavements/council-works-highway-week.

E. A. Update: Jubilee River, Black Potts weir repairs. Feb 2021

Published: 3 Mar 21

From October to December 2020 our project team of engineers and construction experts worked extremely hard to complete the first phase of works as planned. This work included removing damaged concrete from around the weir and placing new sheet piling. During this phase of the repair works we were unable to operate the Jubilee River. Now that the first phase is complete we are able to safely operate the Jubilee River. The amount of flow we pass down the Jubilee River is determined by the level of flood risk to people and property and the safety of the weir and railway viaduct.

Highways Newsleter - Week Commencing: 22 February 2021

Published: 22 Feb 21

The highways Newsletter is now available on the Royal Borough website at https://www.rbwm.gov.uk/home/transport-and-streets/roads-and-pavements/council-works-highway-week. To view details of current and planned works on roads in the borough, including work being carried out by public utility companies, go to one.network

Datchet Parish Council Environmental Survey

Published: 22 Feb 21

Welcome to the first survey organised by Datchet Parish Council’s Environmental Awareness Working Group. We would like to find out what you think we could all be doing to improve our local environment and hear your ideas for community projects which could be supported by the Parish Council.