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Title News Synopsis Release Date
Garden Community Engagement Website Launched

An engagement website for the Tendring Colchester Borders Garden Community has been launched. The website forms a crucial part of the Engagement and Consultation Strategy for the Garden Community, which was published in December 2020.

24/02/2021
Project pipeline to help Tendring get back to business

A number of projects to help invest in Tendring and boost recovery from Covid-19 have been approved by senior councillors.

19/02/2021
Second consultation to launch for village neighbourhood plan

A consultation is being held on a proposed neighbourhood plan for Alresford.

18/02/2021
Quality certificate awarded to council service

A council team which ensures properties are built to a good standard has received an international quality award for its management.

18/02/2021
Demolition begins of former sheltered housing block

Demolition of a former sheltered housing block in Lawford has begun.

17/02/2021
Budget to support district's recovery from pandemic

Supporting the area to recover from the impact of Covid-19 is the focus of Tendring District Council’s (TDC) financial plans for the coming year.

17/02/2021
Changes to waste collection due to impact of cold weather

Changes are being made to waste collections in Tendring due to the impacts of the recent cold weather.

11/02/2021
Land at Harwich Railway Station could be purchased by council

Tendring District Council (TDC) is to consider purchasing land at Harwich Railway Station.

09/02/2021
Ambitious Freeport for East of England to drive jobs and invesment

A new freeport for the East of England could create 13,500 jobs in the region – as part of an investment of more than half-a-billion pounds.

04/02/2021
Improvement work grants still available for independent businesses in Harwich and Dovercourt

A grant scheme from Tendring District Council (TDC) offering funds to independent businesses in Harwich and Dovercourt to refurbish is still open.

29/01/2021
Tendring selected as national pilot to encourage small housebuilding schemes

A national pilot to encourage more small developers to build affordable homes is being trialled in Tendring.

29/01/2021
Council adopts first part of its new Local Plan

Tendring District Council (TDC) has formally adopted the first part of its new Local Plan.

28/01/2021
Prestigious Investors in People Gold award retained by Tendring District Council

A prestigious award recognising organisations’ quality as an employer has been retained by Tendring District Council (TDC).

28/01/2021
'We must all play a part in tackling climate change' senior councillor urges

A senior councillor has called on everyone to play their part in tackling the issue of climate change.

28/01/2021
Holocaust Memorial Day marked by council

Tendring District Council (TDC) has marked Holocaust Memorial Day today (Wednesday, January 27) in a different way to previous years.

28/01/2021
Less than two months until Census 2021

Households across Tendring will soon be asked to take part in Census 2021.

26/01/2021
Check if your business qualifies for a Covid-19 support grant

Business owners are being encouraged to check if they are eligible for various Covid-19 support grants following a streamlining of the process.

26/01/2021
Community champions to support Covid-19 response in Tendring

More than £200,000 has been given to Tendring District Council (TDC) for a project to encourage more people to pick up and follow public health advice around Covid-19.

26/01/2021
Former committee room to be restored at Clacton Town Hall

Planning permission has been given to restore a former committee room at Clacton Town Hall.

20/01/2021
Old council laptops to be converted into IT kit for Tendring children

Around 100 old laptops and smart devices no longer needed by Tendring District Council (TDC) are to be converted into tech for children to use for home learning.

20/01/2021

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