Following the success of the last two events, Essex Chambers of Commerce and Basildon Council have joined forces again to host Basildon Business Expo 2019 at the Holiday Inn in Basildon.
Basildon Council Leader Gavin Callaghan met with Essex Police and Crime Commissioner Roger Hirst on Monday 29 July to discuss ways to make Basildon borough safer.
Local residents are being encouraged to complete their annual canvass form and return it to Basildon Council to avoid losing their voice on matters that affect them.
The leader of Basildon Council has called a £100m boost to its investment fund a "signal of intent" to private developers.
Basildon Council Leader Gavin Callaghan has written to Prime Minister Boris Johnson on his first full day in office to ask, can we count on Boris backing Basildon?
The Leader of Basildon Council, Councillor Gavin Callaghan, joined members of Women Against State Pension Inequality (WASPI) outside the Basildon Centre on Saturday 20 July.
Do you know a borough resident who gives up their free time to help worthy causes? Now you can make sure they get the recognition they deserve by submitting your nomination for the annual Basildon Borough Volunteer Awards.
In the news: Free wifi for Basildon Market funded by Go Trade project
Wifi access and contactless payments are just two of the modern amenities now in use at Basildon market in St. Martin's Square. The new additions were funded by GO Trade - the cross-channel project helping to revitalise historic markets across England and France.
A month long consultation has launched giving people the opportunity to have their say on Basildon Council's homelessness and rough sleeping prevention strategy.
In the news: Meet your new Town Centre Teams
Basildon and surrounding towns will see eight more police officers dedicated to policing town centres from today, Monday 22 July.
"There's no point in creating new high paid and high skilled jobs if people living in the Basildon Borough don't have the skills to apply for them." That's the view of the Leader of Basildon Council as councillors approved to develop an industrial strategy focussing on access to employment and skills for Basildon residents at last night's meeting of the Infrastructure and Inclusive Growth Committee.
Basildon Council Leader Councillor Gavin Callaghan met with London Councils this week to agree a joint approach to Government highlighting the problems caused by permitted development rights that allow conversion of offices into flats, without the need for planning approval, and the Local Housing Allowance rates.