In the news: March 2022
Borough residents are encouraged to apply for up to £10,000 of free funding for energy efficiency home improvements.
A week of action aimed at reducing food waste and highlighting how it contributes to climate change is being supported by Basildon Council.
In the news: Basildon Side by Side to receive £10,000 grant for 2022/23 as part of three-year partnership agreement
Councillors have agreed to sign a partnership agreement with Basildon Side by Side that will see them receive a £10,000 grant for the upcoming financial year.
Leader of Basildon Council, Cllr Andrew Baggott, has issued a statement following a decision made at a Full Council meeting on Thursday 3 March, to withdraw the Basildon Borough Revised Publication Local Plan.
Councillors have agreed that consultation can take place with the Basildon Civil Military Partnership on next steps for a project to create a War Memorial that will display the names of all the fallen of the borough.
The way food and garden waste is collected will be changing this Autumn to make the service greener and reduce the amount of rubbish going to landfill.
In the news: £30,000 grant to be provided to Basildon, Billericay and Wickford Council for Voluntary Service for 2022/23
Councillors have agreed a £5000 top up to provide a £30,000 grant to Basildon, Billericay and Wickford Council for Voluntary Service (BBWCVS) for the upcoming year.
The 2022 Basildon Borough Volunteer Awards have taken place with special individuals from across the borough getting recognised for their brilliant achievements.
Basildon Council is working with community groups across the borough to create stunning wildflower meadows in our parks and open spaces.
Councillors have formally agreed to discontinue the Basildon Community Lottery at a meeting of Basildon Council's Policy Executive Committee on Thursday 17 March 2022.