September 2021 news archive

Review provides blueprint for improved planning service

A series of recommendations aimed at improving and giving a new direction to the planning service at Uttlesford District Council will be considered by councillors next month.

Let Uttlesford District Council hear your voice for culture, creativity and the arts

Uttlesford District Council is working on developing a comprehensive 'baseline assessment' of culture, creativity and the arts to inform the Local Plan process. If you work or take part in the cultural, creative or arts sectors as an amateur or professional, the council would like to hear from you.

Help to prevent catalytic convertor theft

The precious metal in catalytic converters has led to an increase in their theft within Uttlesford, with an increase in reported numbers in the district over the last six months.

New payment method now an option in Uttlesford car parks

Customers using some of Uttlesford District Council's car parks can now choose contactless payment following the launch of a trial period of new pay and display machines.

UDC appoints new Chief Executive

Councillors have approved the appointment of Peter Holt as the new chief executive of Uttlesford District Council.

Preparing a new Local Plan for the district

In spring next year, Uttlesford District Council will be consulting the public about a new local plan which will set the framework for where development will take place in the district over the next two decades.

Community Stakeholder Forum named as finalist regional planning awards

Uttlesford District Council's innovative Local Plan Community Stakeholder Forum has been nominated for a prestigious award.