Essex County Council

Please visit Essex County Council's website for more information on the services they offer:

Highways Issues:
Essex County Council's Highways Department is responsible for repairing road and pavement defects.

Potholes or other road/pavement problems can be reported directly online at Essex Highways "Report A Problem", or, alternatively by telephoning 0845 6037631.

The following defects/problems can be reported: Bollards and railings, bus shelter/stop damage, damage to grass verges, damaged or incorrect signs, drainage problems, kerb defects, pavement defects, potholes, public rights of way (countryside), road lining/marking defects, snow and ice problems, street lighting defects and vegetation problems.

The recycling centre for household waste is located in Greensmill (off Riverside Avenue West), Lawford, CO11 1UW. Opening times vary according to the time of year. The centre is run by Essex County Council.

Manningtree's library is situated in Manningtree High Street, opposite Market Cross. For opening times and other enquiries email or Tel. 0845 603 7628.

Bus Services:
Bus service nos. 2, SB62, 92, 102, 103, 104, and 745 pass through Manningtree. Visit Essex County Council's website here for details of routes: