The waste depot in the centre of Dunmow is ‘dangerous’ and should have been relocated years ago, the town mayor has said.
Essex County Council is being urged to divest millions of pounds from the fossil fuel industry to help save the planet from global warming.
Long-held plans to move a bin lorry depot out of Dunmow town centre are stirring once again, after Uttlesford District Council (UDC) suffered a knock back earlier this year.
The number of hours Dunmow library is open could reduce by more than a half under proposals put forward by Essex County Council (ECC).
Uttlesford District Council’s (UDC) local plan may be delayed again after an independent consultant found “significant concerns” in its sustainability appraisal.
A food business owner near Stansted Airport who was observed using “totally unacceptable” food hygiene practices has been successfully prosecuted.
Fines can now be issued by Uttlesford District Council to those littering from vehicles, leaving their vehicle engines running unnecessarily while stationary and to those smoking in cars with someone under 18 present.
Uttlesford District Council (UDC) has published its 2018 air quality report and found that there was an improvement at monitored sites around the district last year.
Uttlesford District Council is investing in extra resources to tackle littering and fly-tipping and will consider increasing maximum fines for offenders at a meeting later in the year.
Safety fears have been raised about vehicles driving recklessly and disguising their number plates on a byway at Great Dunmow, known as Flitch Way.