In the news: April 2022
Basildon Council will shortly begin to issue payments to Direct Debit customers who are eligible for the government's £150 energy rebate. Those who do not pay their council tax by Direct Debit can apply from Wednesday 4 May.
Five new commemorative tree circles have been planted in open spaces across the borough as part of celebrations for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.
A three-year borough-wide Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) has been implemented following resident support in a recent consultation.
The award-winning Backside to Trackside programme is back this Spring to help improve both residents' physical and mental health.
Basildon's Big Idea, held on Friday 22 April at the George Hurd Centre in Basildon, saw local residents vote for their favourite community project and support the future entrepreneurs of the borough.