Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils have adopted two new five-year strategies ensuring that residents in the districts have access to affordable accommodation and a safe place to live and call home.
Babergh District Council has taken on six new affordable housing properties.
Mid Suffolk District Council Chairman, Cllr Derrick Haley, has donated £1,428.29 raised over the last year of his Chairmanship to Suffolk Mind.
Cllr Barry Gasper, Chairman of Babergh District Council, has presented a cheque for £861.20 to the Bumblebee Children’s Charity.
Mid Suffolk District Council have published a Position Statement demonstrating over 5 Years Housing Land Supply, in excess of the minimum required by the National Planning Policy Framework.
Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils today announced the creation of two new joint venture companies to transform council-owned land and assets into much-needed local housing.
The Museum of East Anglian Life is celebrating grants totalling £50,000 from Mid Suffolk District Council (£35,000) and New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (£15,000), towards commissioning a new business plan to support the ambitious transformation of the museum over the next 10 years.
Work on Sudbury’s new skatepark in Belle Vue Park is soon to be complete.
Two communities have seen their Neighbourhood Development Plans adopted as part of Mid Suffolk’s Development Plan, making them the second and third areas in the district to complete their Neighbourhood Plans.
Babergh District Council has released further details of its plans for Belle Vue Park in Sudbury, whilst pledging to preserve the park as a green and open space for generations to come.