Archive for Month: March 2018

  • How HCC Pick the Roads to Resurface

    Explanation of how HCC make decisions on which roads to resurface  To get the best from the available budget, we use a data-driven asset management approach to start the process but this is always tempered by the judgement and experience of our engineers.  We carry out a condition survey on all our roads once a year (in…

  • National recognition for improving condition of Hertfordshire’s roads

    A survey of the condition of the nation’s roads has established that Hertfordshire is equal to or better than the national average in all categories assessed. Over the past 4 years “A” roads have improved from 8% requiring attention to 3%. “B&C” roads have improved from 17% to 6%. Unclassified roads are 2% better than…

  • Youth Connections : Young People Make a Difference

    County Cllr Ralph Sangster (Cabinet member for Highways) attended a Youth Connections “Social Action Day” in Three Rivers. A team of young volunteers renovated a garden and erected equipment at a local social centre. All the materials had been donated by local firms and businesses. Youth Connections is now delivering youth work projects and programmes,…