News published June 2021
West Link Project completed as Torvean Swing Bridge opensPublished 30 Jun 2021
The Highland Council and the contractor for the Inverness West Link Stage 2 Project RJ McLeod have confirmed that the new Torvean Swing Bridge will open to traffic during the afternoon of Thursday 1 July following the comprehensive testing and commissioning phase.
Council seeks staff to help delivery key infrastructure projectsPublished 30 Jun 2021
The Highland Council is looking to recruit some talented engineering staff to help deliver key infrastructure projects across the Highlands.
Temporary road closures in Inverness this JulyPublished 30 Jun 2021
there will be temporary road closures in the Inverness-shire area this July in 3 locations; Harbour Road, Inverness, Brown Street, Inverness and MacColl Road and Comar Gardens in Cannich, Inverness-
Inverness school to celebrate 200-year anniversary this summerPublished 30 Jun 2021
Central School in Inverness will be celebrating their 200-year anniversary on 13 August 2021 and have already embarked on a 15-month long project called Central Two Centuries to mark the occasion.
800,000 tax relief claims for working from homePublished 29 Jun 2021
Eligible workers can claim the full year’s entitlement if they have been told to work from home by their employer, even if it has been for one day during the tax year.
City projects aim to provide long term resilience for businessesPublished 28 Jun 2021
Ongoing efforts to continue to co-ordinate a number of high profile projects underway in the city centre are having a significant impact on the limited amount of road space available for loading.
Council committed to Infirmary Bridge repairs as soon as possiblePublished 28 Jun 2021
The Highland Council is committed to making repairs to the Infirmary Bridge decking as soon as possible.
DLITE-ful and Rural teachers celebratePublished 28 Jun 2021
The DLITE (Distance Learning Initial Teacher Education) and RLTT (Rural Learn to Teach) PGDE graduates celebrated together at two unique events on Saturday 19 June 2021.
North Highland Visitor Management Group – working together for visitors and communities.Published 28 Jun 2021
North Highland Visitor Management Group – working together for visitors and communities.
New peatland construction methods could unlock further housing developments in rural ScotlandPublished 28 Jun 2021
More environmentally friendly methods for laying housing foundations on peatland could pave the way for increased economic development in parts of the Highlands and Islands, while mitigating disruptio