HARLOW Council has been working closely with local charity Streets2Homes and a local letting agent to encourage rough sleepers into accommodation.
THE leaders of both political parties at Harlow Council are urging Harlow residents to follow the prime minister’s call for everyone to stay at home and away from others, if at all possible, during the current national coronavirus situation.
THIS morning we have taken the difficult but right decision to close all our playgrounds until further notice. These closures are in the interests of everyone’s health and safety and is to ensure social distancing and limit the spread of the coronavirus.
HARLOW Council has taken a number of actions today as a result of the national coronavirus situation.
THE DEPUTY leader of the Harlow Conservatives has asked Harlow Council whether they have drawn up any form of contingency plan in the light of the Cornonavirus across the globe.
HARLOW Council is to drop the cost of its fortnightly garden waste collection by more than a half from £96 a year to £42 a year.
HARLOW Council met on Thursday January 30th 2020. Each item will be broke down into issue-sized films and published over the next few days.
A MAN from Leicester has been prosecuted for environmental offences committed in Harlow and fined a total of over £600 following successful action taken by Harlow Council.
A COMPANY seeking to convert an office block into flats in Harlow has had their bid turned down by Harlow Council.
BACK in July the council pledged to plant 1,000 trees over the next year as part of a number of commitments to tackle climate change. The pledge received cross-party support when councillors declared a climate emergency. A grand total of 5,118 have been planted by the council since the end of November.
HARLOW Council’s ruling Labour Cabinet held their first meeting of the year on Thursday night.
Harlow Council doing its bit for the environment by reducing the use of single-use plastic across public buildings.
AS part of the climate emergency declared last year, the council committed to eliminating the use of single-use plastics across all its public council buildings by January 2020, ahead of the national implementation date of April 2020.
EARLIER this week, Harlow Council told us that a number of bin wagons were finding it difficult to get down some of the streets in Harlow.
HARLOW Council is hosting the town’s Holocaust Memorial Day service on Sunday 26 January 2020 at 5pm in the Civic Centre.
RESIDENTS and groups are invited to plant a tree for Harlow at a second community tree planting day to be held in Sumners Park on Sunday 19 January 2020.
WELCOME to the my last edition of the year of my regular blog, written exclusively for Your Harlow, keeping residents up to date with what has been happening in the council.
A COMPREHENSIVE review of HTS, the Council’s property and environmental services company was presented to Cabinet On Thursday evening. The review, which took place over several months, gave an opportunity for Council staff,
HARLOW Council’s ruling Labour Cabinet met on Thursday December 5th.
HARLOW Conservative councillors quizzed the Labour-run Harlow Council over references to a Gypsy-Traveller site in the east of Harlow.
HARLOW’S street lights are to be kept on at night – thanks to money contributed by the district council.
LIBRARY users from across Essex have instructed leading law firm Watkins and Gunn to give legal advice for a potential legal challenge against Essex County Council. Campaigners believe that the revised library strategy which sees Essex County Council asking volunteers to house and run libraries sees the Council failing in its statutory duty to provide a library service.
A PETITION calling on Harlow Council to tackle parking problems in the Fold Croft area of Harlow was presented to them on Thursday night.
NEW planning directions are to be introduced to reduce the number of offices and industrial premises being converted into housing in Harlow.
SUMNERS councillor, Clive Souter was installed as chair of Harlow Council at the annual meeting on Tuesday night.