A gentle reminder to residents – putting cones outside your house to ‘hold’ a parking spot is considered to be an obstruction of the highway and an offence under the Highways Act; Derbyshire County Council can take action from the removal of cones to imposing a fixed penalty notice.
Get your views heard by completing this short questionnaire at https://systraltd.researchfeedback.net/dcc_bsip_survey The government has published a new National Bus Strategy setting out a framework for how bus services can recover from the Covid-19 pandemic alongside a vision for future improvements across England. The strategy requires Derbyshire County Council (DCC) local bus companies to work together to create a Bus Service Improvement Plan, developing bold plans for improving local bus services and encouraging more people to use them. DCC wants to ensure the improvement plan reflects the views of Derbyshire residents and those visiting or working in the county. The government has pledged £3 billion in funding across England to help deliver these plans – and Derbyshire is aiming to secure a fair share of that funding.
Full details on the pool website at We’re Hiring – Hathersage Swimming Pool – closing date for applications, 10 July.
In March 2021 the Parish Council launched a survey to gauge attitudes of residents and business owners to parking issues in the village; attitudes/opinions on public transport; and to gauge current (and future) ownership of electric vehicles and associated issues with charging vehicles. See the key outcomes in this report Hathersage Parish Council Parking Survey – Outcomes