Archive for August, 2017

BEAR daytime road works consultation

keep on sending in your concerns and issues to BEAR over their plans for daytime road works in various locations in our parish through September full details http://bearscot.com/News/7047/Plans+for+major+programme+of+A828+improvements+announced/

August 17, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Benderloch Broadband

Slowly but surely we are getting closer to superfibre through the Ledaig exchange. Some many years since so many of us eagerly signed up for BT’s Infinity scheme which promised us Superfibre at the earliest opportunity there are now more cabinets being connected. The enginneers were busy putting superfibre cables up on to poles around […]

August 17, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Creran Quarry Planning committee meeting Wed

Argyll and Bute Planning committee will meet next Wednesday to hear the Glen Creran Quarry planning application. In view of the massive community response to object to this development it is expected this will be referred to public hearing in September

August 17, 2017   Posted in: argyll and bute council  No Comments

Road Re-texturing at Ledaig / Moss road starts tomorrow

BEAR Scotland, working on behalf of Transport Scotland, are proposing to carry out essential retexturing works on sections of the A82, A828 & A85 Trunk Roads. Works are programmed to commence tomorrow, Tuesday 8th of August 2017 and are expected to be complete by Sunday 13th August 2017. Details of the traffic management arrangements and […]

August 7, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

A828 Road Closures for September

It is getting hard to keep up with BEAR and their plans, changed plans, new plans and then actions. Here is an 8 page document telling us the latest ideas to get the areas of road from Ballachulish to Connel fixed over September which includes planned daytime closures and disruption to the A828 at Creagan, […]

August 7, 2017   Posted in: transport  No Comments

Petition in support of the path joining the Sustrans tracks at Ledaig

Following the busy meeting at Connel Hall last month where Sustrans shared their progress on negotiations and designs for the completion of the multi-user track at Ledaig, a member of the community has drafted the following petition in support of Scotways creating the existing path a right of way. https://www.change.org/p/ardchattan-community-counci-complete-the-ledaig-section-of-the-ncn78-cycle-route/nftexp3/ and there is a facebook […]

August 7, 2017   Posted in: Community Council, transport  No Comments