Tag: Transport Scotland

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‘Dicing with death’ on George Street

Cuan Mor recently got permission to extend outdoor space to the coffee shop next door but Oban councillors are angry they were not consulted first. Because the footway is on a trunk road, Transport Scotland is the authority-giver.

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Oban station toilets remain shut

The facilities have been out of action now for more than a year, said former community councillor David Gallant, a regular passenger.

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Funding secured for Black Parks active travel route

HITRANS has recently secured funding from the Lochaber Town Centre Fund and Transport Scotland to widen and surface the footpath behind the Ben Nevis Hotel, leading from the railway footbridge at Inverlochy to the retail area on the A82.

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MSP warns A83 fix will still take time

‘What is clear is that this solution will take some time to put in place and meantime we are stuck with a route that is closed more often than open.’