New recycling centre will help us all to recycle

With the approval of a new state-of the-art indoor recycling centre in Witchford, East Cambridgeshire District Council hopes it will encourage more people to recycle.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:New recycling centre will help us all to recycle

Plans move forward to develop Ely

The draft plan to map out Ely’s future is a step closer to securing approval and entering the next phase with its consultation following the latest meeting of the Ely Masterplan Working Party.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Plans move forward to develop Ely

Planning just went online

PLANNING JUST WENT ONLINE

Anyone planning on building a house, office or extension can now make use of enhanced online planning service launched today by East Cambridgeshire District Council.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Planning just went online

Changing your collections to make recycling easier

This October, waste and recycling collection days are set to change in East Cambridgeshire to make things easier for residents.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Changing your collections to make recycling easier

Tailor made play park for Chippenham

A neglected and little used playground for the under 12’s in Chippenham has been given a new lease of life thanks to local residents, councils and government funding.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Tailor made play park for Chippenham

Get set for the BOSH BASH

Over a thousand children and young people have joined in the special holiday events in East Cambridgeshire so far this summer and the good news is there is more to come.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Get set for the BOSH BASH

New website to drive companies to East Cambs

NEW WEBSITE TO DRIVE COMPANIES TO EAST CAMBS

The recession may be biting throughout the UK but in East Cambridgeshire officers are working hard to bring businesses to the district.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:New website to drive companies to East Cambs

Ely’s masterplan ready for public scrutiny

The Ely Masterplan has been approved to go out to public consultation this September to ensure residents can have their say on the future of the city. The plan which has been developed over the last year is based on evidence and ideas put forward by the public, experts and councillors on how best to control the future growth in Ely.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Ely’s masterplan ready for public scrutiny

East Cambs core strategy given thumbs up

Plans to develop and control growth in East Cambridgeshire until 2025 have been approved by the Government’s Planning Inspector. The Core Strategy, part of the Council’s Local Development Framework, sets out the strategy and vision for delivering growth in the district.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:East Cambs core strategy given thumbs up

Bank Holiday waste collections in East Cambs

Council chiefs are reminding residents in the District about revised collection dates over the August bank holiday in order to deal with their waste.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Bank Holiday waste collections in East Cambs