Lengthsman Scheme


Please let us know of any work that needs doing around the village by completing the form below or by email:

Contact clerk@southlevertonpc.org.uk

 

The lengthsman scheme is an arrangement between Notts County Council and parish/town councils or community resource trusts. The parish councils employ a lengthsman. They carry out minor local highways jobs identified by the parish council. Notts County Council fund this work through Council Tax and is intended for:

•initial training

•basic equipment.

Jobs a lengthsman can tackle include:

•grass cutting

•cutting back overhanging hedges

•ensuring visibility of traffic signs

•maintaining heritage and non-mains powered signs

•clearing drains

•clearing minor storm debris

•tidying roadsides

•digging out ditches in verges

•repainting traditional finger and mile posts

•reporting safety problems to us.