Published on Tuesday 10 October 2017 at 1:46 pmBlackburn with Darwen Council is looking for ways to improve digital services for our customers, workforce, Borough and partners. One of the ways we can do this is by improving the Council website and how it works for its visitors. To help us make some important decisions about how we can make it better we have produced a survey asking people to tell us what they think about it.
Transport & streets
Published on Thursday 28 September 2017 at 4:42 pm
Pay and Display charges are being introduced in two car parks in Darwen.
Railway Road and Atlas Road Car Parks in Darwen will revert from being free car parks to Pay and Display.
Published on Wednesday 21 June 2017 at 3:52 pm
Local people are being asked for their views on Blackburn with Darwen’s highways and transport services – from the condition of roads and footpaths to the quality of cycling facilities.
Published on Tuesday 6 June 2017 at 9:11 am
The first section of a new average speed camera scheme will go live from Friday, June 9 on the A675 Belmont.
Published on Wednesday 24 May 2017 at 1:42 pm
Organisers are delighted with the number of community spirited volunteers that have signed up so far to provide a new service that will help people get to appointments and other activities.
Filed under: RVS
Published on Friday 28 April 2017 at 3:20 pm
A major project to upgrade pipes supplying gas to homes and businesses in Blackburn will move to a new site from May 2.
Published on Wednesday 26 April 2017 at 1:56 pm
The exciting National Festival of Making is on its way to Blackburn town centre – and some roads will be closed to make room for events and crowds.
Published on Wednesday 26 April 2017 at 12:28 pm
Industrial action will affect rail services in the Blackburn and Darwen areas this Friday.
Northern, the rail company affected by the strike, has announced its outline timetable for train services that will run during the RMT industrial action.
Published on Tuesday 25 April 2017 at 11:13 am
The first steps have been taken to turn Furthergate in Blackburn into a ‘Red Route’.
Red Routes use a package of measures including the red lines along the road edge, which are a clear signal to drivers to say ‘No Stopping’
Also included are a crackdown on illegally parked vehicles and dedicated loading areas for delivery vehicles.
Published on Wednesday 22 March 2017 at 3:43 pm
Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council is looking for residents of the borough to volunteer to help target anti-social drivers.
Filed under: DashCam
Published on Wednesday 22 February 2017 at 4:00 pm
LANCASHIRE Constabulary is supporting a national campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of using a mobile phone behind the wheel and the tough new penalties for those who flout the law.
Published on Friday 10 February 2017 at 2:21 pm
Cable replacement schemes will start in Blackburn from Monday, February 13.
Work to be carried out by Electricity North West (ENW) will take place at Garden Street, Downham Street, Addison Street, Preston New Road and along to Randal Street Sub Station.
Published on Friday 3 February 2017 at 11:08 am
Roadworks and traffic congestion across the borough are set to be improved with the introduction of a new programme.
Published on Friday 27 January 2017 at 12:37 pm
A £1.94million funding boost to improve green transport in East Lancashire has been welcomed by Blackburn with Darwen Council and Lancashire County Council.
Published on Thursday 26 January 2017 at 2:10 pm
Blackburn with Darwen Council has received millions of pounds of government funding to improve its road infrastructure.