July 2021 news archive

Apply now for a Community Project Grant

Community and voluntary organisations in Uttlesford are invited to apply for funding to assist with the development of community-based projects.

Council launches new biodiversity mapping tool

Uttlesford District Council has launched a biodiversity mapping tool that enables residents to tell the council about local sites with important biodiversity or that have the potential to be havens for plants, animals and insects.

Local Plan: Council receives many more sites than required in 'Call for Sites'

Last week the Council published the 299 sites that landowners and developers wish to have considered for development in the forthcoming local plan for the district, which, if all were developed, would accommodate well in excess of 70,000 new homes, 57,000 over the requirement.

Have your say on council tax support scheme

Uttlesford residents are being invited to have their say on how much support the council should give to people who might struggle to pay their Council Tax bill.

UDC set to reopen its doors

From 26 July we'll be opening our reception at our London Road office, but before you come please make sure your visit is really necessary

Neighbourhood Development Plan submitted for Stebbing

Stebbing Parish Council has submitted a proposed Neighbourhood Development Plan for the parish to Uttlesford District Council.

UDC submits airport planning appeal decisions challenge

Uttlesford District Council has submitted its challenge to the High Court over the Planning Inspectorate's decisions to approve Stansted Airport expansion plans.

Community Safety Partnership plans events for UK's first anti-social behaviour awareness week

A series of events will take place across Uttlesford next week as part of a national campaign dedicated to tackling anti-social behaviour.

Cabinet considers housing requirement for district

Uttlesford District Council's Cabinet has considered a report that sets out the draft housing numbers for the district over the next two decades.

Cabinet approves recommendations for more community involvement in development issues

A cross-party review into Uttlesford District Council's approach to developer contributions has been given unanimous approval by Cabinet.