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More volunteers undertake School Streets training

Volunteers are continuing to be trained ahead of the School Streets project beginning at 13 city schools this month, supporting safe and active travel back to the classroom for hundreds of children.

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Valley Gardens works update - August 2019

A critical stage of work on the Valley Gardens project starts on Monday 2 September, when all general traffic will move to the eastern side of the gardens, allowing work to start on shared spaces on the western side. Signed diversions will be in place around the area and at key exit points. Buses will continue to operate as normal.
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Blue badge scheme expands to include 'hidden' disabilities

Changes to the government's national Blue Badge scheme means people with non-physical disabilities, such as dementia and anxiety disorders, are now able to apply for Blue Badges, enabling them to park nearer to their destination.
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Flood prevention measures for Brighton homes

Residents living in properties that could be at risk of surface-water flooding in three Brighton streets will be offered flood prevention measures to help protect their homes.

Annual report shows city’s air quality is improving

We've published our Air Quality Annual Status Report showing that air quality in the city is continuously improving, with significant improvement in the Lewes Road corridor over the past year. The report also highlights that pollutant levels in the Valley Gardens area are steadily improving.