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September 13, 2021

Applications open for exemptions from the Clean Air Zone charge

Drivers and operators of selected types of vehicles can apply for an exemption from the government-mandated Portsmouth Clean Air Zone…

Portsmouth Hard Interchange at night
August 3, 2021

Portsmouth invited to submit business case for cleaner, greener buses

The future of bus travel in Portsmouth could look a whole lot greener if a funding bid to introduce 34…

Automatic number plate recognition cameras
August 2, 2021

Cameras being installed for Portsmouth Clean Air Zone

Residents will start to see cameras being installed within Portsmouth's government mandated Clean Air Zone (CAZ) from 1 August, ahead…

Wheelchair accessible taxi
July 9, 2021

More funding requested for wheelchair accessible taxis and private hire vehicles

Senior officials at Portsmouth City Council have written to Government to request that more funding is made available to help…

Palmerston Road in Southsea, as it appears closed to traffic
June 25, 2021

Social distancing road closures: a thing of the past or here to stay?

Residents, businesses and people travelling through roads closed to enable social distancing during the pandemic are being asked for their…

Person in wheelchair boarding a vehicle
June 21, 2021

Councillors to discuss making some vehicles exempt from Clean Air Zone charge

Portsmouth City Council will discuss a full list of exemptions for local vehicle drivers and operators who would normally be…

Clean Air Zone map
June 17, 2021

Launch of Portsmouth Clean Air Zone vehicle checker

Motorists can now check online whether they will need to pay to drive in the government imposed Portsmouth Clean Air…

Children holding an adult's hand
June 16, 2021

School Streets trial expands

Hot on the heels of the first School Streets trials set to launch in Portsmouth, more schools will join what…

Cllr Suzy Horton and Megan Streb at Bramble Infant School
June 10, 2021

First School Streets in Portsmouth set to launch

Creating safer routes to school and reducing air pollution around schools is set to become a reality for two schools…

Heavy goods vehicle on road
May 24, 2021

Clean Air Fund grants available for businesses on the Isle of Wight and Portsmouth

Residents, businesses and visitors on the Isle of Wight will benefit from fewer older, more polluting vehicles travelling on the…