March 2017

March 2017

Report an empty home near you

16 Mar 2017
Do you have an empty property near you which is causing a blight on your community? Then Northumberland County Council would like to hear from you.

Council looks to address housing shortfall

15 Mar 2017
Following the publication of the Government’s Housing White Paper “Fixing our broken housing market”, Northumberland County Council has announced how it plans to address housing issues in the county.

Council shines national spotlight on HGV road safety initiatives

14 Mar 2017
Representatives from Northumberland County Council were invited to speak at a national conference this week to spread the message about the pioneering safety work it has undertaken to manage the risk of collisions between HGVs and cyclists and pedestrians.

Council Concern Over National Funding Formula

14 Mar 2017
Northumberland County Council’s has joined scores of local authorities in writing to the Prime Minister expressing concerns over the proposed Schools National Funding Formula

Great progress is made on Stobhill play scheme

13 Mar 2017
Work to transform an area of green space into a much needed community play facility in Stobhill is making great progress with the completion of the next phase of work - the creation of footpaths and car parking.

Plans will double parking spaces at Ponteland car park

08 Mar 2017
Ponteland Town Centre is set to have a significant increase in car parking capacity through plans developed by a local county councillor working with Northumberland County Council and Ponteland Town Council.

Ponteland applications to be heard by planning committee

08 Mar 2017
Three major planning applications for Ponteland are due to be considered by Northumberland County Council’s strategic planning committee at its meeting at 1pm on Wednesday 15 March 2017 at County Hall in Morpeth.