FLOOD prevention measures are to be undertaken at New Pitsligo early next month.
The £40,000 works at School Street have delighted Councillor Norman Smith who has been campaigning to have the area improved.
He said: “Road closures are expected to take place on May 7. I’m delighted that it’s going ahead at long lastnow that things are agreed with the landowners.
“It’s been something that has has been causing problems for several years. The winter before last, in particular, caused severe problems for people.
“This should now, hopefully, be the end of the problems,” he added.