February 2021 news archive

'Homes' - it's time to have your say on the Local Plan

The penultimate of nine themes or 'mini-consultations' on the Local Plan starts on Wednesday 10 March.

Uttlesford adopts newclimate change planning policies

Having declared a Climate and Ecological Emergency in 2019, Uttlesford District Council is pressing ahead with practical measures to tackle climate change issues locally.

Calling all garden enthusiasts! Spring into action with garden waste collections

Residents wishing to have their garden waste collected can sign up to Uttlesford District Council's subscription service now in preparation for the new gardening season.

UDC awards £150,000 grant for "world class" sports pitch project

Uttlesford District Council has awarded a grant of £150,000 to Saffron Walden Community Football Club (SWCFC) towards their project to deliver a 3G artificial grass pitch.

'Local Economy' - tell us how the Local Plan can support sustainable business growth

The local economy is the next theme to be considered as part of the series of 'mini consultations' being used to inform a new draft Local Plan for Uttlesford.

Residents thanked for recycling efforts

At least 58% of household waste collected in the week after Christmas was recycled, Uttlesford District Council can confirm. This was about 8% more than average.

'Biodiversity and the local environment' the next theme for the Local Plan

Biodiversity and the local environment is the next theme to be explored as part of the draft Uttlesford Local Plan.

Grants available to help Uttlesford residents self-isolate

Uttlesford District Council has received extra funding from Essex County Council to extend its scheme to provide one-off support payments to residents asked to self-isolate.