Tag "Environment Department"

The existing TV mast at Route de L’Eglise, Castel. It will be rebuilt 80m south west of its current site, if the Environment Department agrees with planners. (6291112)

Planners back 45m Castel mast

A 45-METRE high lattice tower is likely to be built in the Castel after planners gave it the thumbs up, despite objections from neighbours.

Get ready for the long and winding road

YOU know it is going to be bad when the apologies come in a month before the roadworks are even due to start. It is a safe bet that motorists trying to get from Town to the airport or past it will struggle to maintain their cool as they negotiate an alternative route through six parishes.

Cycling push needs to go up a gear

Encouraging more people to cycle is one of the central goals of Environment’s new transport strategy. It has already begun to act by confirming a much-needed review of the seafront cycle path.

Meaning of cycle path white lines is ‘obscure’

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THE meaning of three white lines marked on the cycle and pedestrian path where cyclist David Allison was killed is ‘so obscure’ that even an experienced police sergeant had to telephone the Environment Department in order to establish what they meant, it has been revealed.

MD loses tribunal appeal for cafe at Stan Brouard

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EVEN a 5,000-signature petition was not enough to get approval for a cafe at Stan Brouard, as an independent planning tribunal ruled that the Landes du Marche site was too far from a rural centre to be allowed.

Bus service ideas sought

CT Plus bus. Buses.

SUGGESTIONS about how to make an ‘ideal’ Guernsey bus service are being sought by Environment.

Environment monolith rumbles on

NEW Environment minister Yvonne Burford is right to insist that the job is much bigger than paid parking and the transport strategy.

Transparent need for more open decisions

‘MUST do better.’ In the face of two damning indictments from the Planning Appeals Panel, the Environment minister’s response is wholly appropriate – and barely adequate.