Plans have been submitted for 80 new homes on the outskirts of Aberdeen.
Forecasters have said the worst of the rain has passed the north-east but this week will be a reminder winter is on the way.
A £15million Park and Ride facility in Aberdeen is being used by just seven cars a day with the problem blamed on a nationwide decline in bus usage.
While torrential rail swept across Scotland yesterday, forecasters have promised it will “feel like summer again” with the warmest day of the year expected later this week.
Drivers are being urged to take extra care this morning as they head along the new, final stretch of the Aberdeen bypass.
The final section of the AWPR will open tomorrow, marking the "beginning of an important new chapter for Aberdeen".
There have been delays in the north-east this morning after a two-vehicle crash near Aberdeen Airport.
Police attended a minor collision between two vehicles on the new AWPR today.
Scotland's Transport Secretary has hailed the "transformative" impact a stretch of the AWPR will have as soon as it opens today.
A slew of temporary road closures will be enforced this week as Transport Scotland officially opens the Craibstone to Stonehaven and Charleston section of the long-awaited Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route.
The Aberdeen bypass contractors have said the Craibstone to Stonehaven and Charleston stretch of the dual-carriageway will open next week as they admitted the entire project has cost more than £1 billion.
A major section of the Aberdeen bypass will open next week.
Rain, snow and bitter temperatures are just some of the obstacles regularly faced by bus passengers and cyclists in the north-east.
Proposals for a 700-home development on the outskirts of Aberdeen have moved a major step forward.
Some of the longest beams for the AWPR project arrived safely in Aberdeen at the weekend.
Plans to build a hotel for Aberdeen bypass workers at the site of a historic inn have been put on hold while another location is considered.
Nearly 600 youngsters from across the north-east enjoyed a special day out yesterday.