Leicestershire County Council has granted the temporary closure of Station Road, Narborough.
The closure is required from the Station Road/Riverside Way junction to just south of the train line, leaving access for Narborough Station car park and businesses.
The road will be closed on Tuesday 30th August 2011 for approximately 6 weeks.
This will enable Leicestershire County Council to safely carry out bridge maintenance works on the river bridges.
During the closure, the alternative route for vehicles affected trying to access Narborough will be via:- Riverside Way, Warwick Road, The Dicken, High Street, Victoria Road, Enderby Road, Blaby Road, B4114 Leicester Road, Leicester Road (Narborough).
During the closure, the alternative route for vehicles affected trying to access Littlethorpe will be via:- Desford Road, B4114 King Edward Avenue, B4114 Leicester Road, Blaby Road, Enderby Road, Blaby Bypass, Grove Road, Warwick Road, Riverside Way.
» See the diversion route plan for clarification.
People inNarborough and Littlethorpe are being asked if they want to cut the number of councillors on their parish council.
NarboroughParish Council wants to reduce its members from 19 to 18 as not enough candidates are coming forward at election times.
There are no proposed changes to district council representation, nor to the parish boundaries.
If agreed the changes would be introduced after the local elections in May 2015.
More information is available at www.blaby.gov.uk/cgr , by calling Blaby District Council on 0116 272 7638, or by visiting the parish council offices inNarborough.
People can have their say by emailing the district council (email@example.com) or writing to:
Democratic Services, Blaby District Council, Desford Road, Narborough, LE19 2EP
The deadline for responses is 21st October 2011.