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Funding brings forward road safety projects

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

A programme of parish road safety projects around the Island has been brought forward following the approval of a funding transfer of £1,252,000 by the Treasury and Resources Minister. The Minister, Senator Philip Ozouf, has approved a 2014 request for a capital budget transfer of £1,252,000 from Treasury and Resources to Transport and Technical Services […]

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Waste Water Strategy published

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Transport and Technical Services (TTS) has published their Waste Water Strategy outlining their plans for the next 20 years or so. The main focus of the Strategy is the need to replace the sewage treatment works (STW) at Bellozanne. The plant was built in the 1950s and is now struggling to reach the required standards, […]

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Seasonal parking reminder

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Transport and Technical Services (TTS) would like to remind all users of seasonal car parks that from Tuesday April 1, they will have to pay to park again. Parking in the seasonal car parks is free from October to March (inclusive) but come the beginning of April is chargeable at 1 unit per 2 hours. […]

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Pedestrian Refuge Island at Langtry Gardens

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Transport and Technical Services is proposing to install a new pedestrian refuge island on St Saviour’s Hill, due west of the entrances to Langtry Gardens and Jersey Cricket Club and St Saviour’s Bowling Club. The road will be widened both sides of the entrance to the Cricket and Bowling clubs to provide the road width […]

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Export of ash one step closer

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Minister for Transport and Technical Services (TTS) has approved the tender report to enable the export of fly ash/air pollution control residues (APCr) from the Energy from Waste plant. There are three contracts to be awarded, one for the movement and repackaging of the APCr at La Collette, one for the haulage to the […]

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Cycle helmets for under 14’s

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Minister for Transport and Technical Services has lodged the draft Regulations which is the first step to making cycle helmets for under 14 year olds compulsory. The Road Traffic (No. 60) (Jersey) Regulations 201- have been drafted and will give the TTS Minister power, by Order, to require children to wear protective helmets when […]

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April Start for Additional Bus Services

| March 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

LibertyBus and the Minister for Transport and Technical Services are putting forward alterations to bus timetables from 14 April 2014, continuing a tradition of increasing service levels from the Easter holidays prior to further improvements for the peak summer season which are scheduled to take effect from late May. The opportunity is being taken to […]

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The sky’s the limit as Jersey joins the list of jet-set lunch locations

The sky’s the limit as Jersey joins the list of jet-set lunch locations

| February 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Luxury Jersey Hotels has teamed up with leading private charter network PrivateFly to offer the ultimate in luxury lunch experiences, a private jet flight to Jersey and a three-course Michelin-starred lunch with each course served at a different island location. Described as the ‘ultimate long lunch’, diners are whisked to Jersey in their own private […]

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TTS provides in depth skill training for apprentices

| February 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Transport and Technical Services (TTS) has developed training modules for their apprentices which teach them a broad range of technical skills which will be extremely beneficial as they develop their careers. In September last year, TTS took on eight apprentices in the mechanical, electrical and fleet management sections.  Although Highlands offers day release training in […]

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Last chance for comments on taxi proposals

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Transport and Technical Services (TTS) is reminding the public that the closing date for anyone wishing to comment on the recommendations of the review of taxi regulations is 28 February 2014. The Taxi Regulatory Reform – Recommendations went out for consultation in December 2013 and were compiled following extensive research and initial consultation with the […]

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