Blackpool Council – Highways and
Traffic Management Services Division

Type of Authority

Blackpool Council provides more than 150 services to a local population of around 142,000 people. Our aim is to improve the lives of people living in Blackpool by creating a safe, fair and prosperous town.

What we do

The Highways and Traffic Management Services Division works under the remit of the Council Plan which places emphasis on strengthening the local economy and local communities. We are doing this through a mixture of facilitation – or helping people to do the right thing – and empowerment – creating the right conditions for people to improve things for themselves.

Highways & Traffic Management Services vision is to provide the residents and visitors of our town alike, with quality services that provide for all interests, abilities, ages and backgrounds, in particular meeting people’s needs and aspirations