Mid Suffolk District Council has launched a consultation on changes to their Council Tax Reduction Scheme, which would make the scheme simpler and easier to access.
Elmsett has become the 16th community in Babergh to complete and adopt a Community Emergency Plan, preparing the village for anything this winter.
Babergh District Council has launched a consultation on changes to their Council Tax Reduction Scheme, which could see some working age people on low incomes pay just 5% of their bill.
Visitors to Sudbury Town Hall can now access all Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Council Services across the counter.
A new service has opened in Stowmarket, offering easy access to Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils’ residents.
At a meeting of Babergh District Council Cabinet last week (Friday 13 October 2017), members were asked to consider a proposed development on the old swimming pool site at Belle Vue park which has the potential to bring significant economic benefits to Sudbury through tourism and jobs.
Following two very well attended drop-in display events where over 800 people discussed issues affecting the Stowmarket and Sudbury areas, Babergh and Mid Suffolk Councils have made copies of the display available for anyone who missed out on the events.
On Friday 13 October 2017, simultaneous Meetings of both Babergh’s and Mid Suffolk’s Cabinets voted on the options for exploring Babergh and Mid Suffolk’s future relationship. The Cabinets resolved:
Babergh and Mid Suffolk are hosting a free Funding and Volunteering Fair this October for community groups looking to attract more funding and volunteers across the districts.
Simultaneous meetings of Babergh and Mid Suffolk’s Cabinets will consider the future of the relationship between the two districts, including a recommendation to consider dissolving both current councils and replacing them with a new single council.