City Leaders and residents share their condolences
Following the confirmation from Buckingham Palace that His Royal Highness Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh, has sadly passed away today (9 April) leaders from York have shared their condolences.Read more
Enjoy our city and stay safe
This Monday saw the opening of dozens of pub gardens, hairdressers, shops and gyms right across York.
Consultation starts on licensing smaller Houses in Multiple Occupation
A 10-week consultation is starting today (16 April) on a new licensing scheme to improve the quality of some of York’s less well-managed privately-rented homes.
95.5% of children get their first choice of primary school in York
Primary school admission figures for entry in September 2021 reveal that 95.5 per cent of York children (1,674 children) have been allocated their first preference of school.
Blue Badge holders asked for views on parking
City of York Council wants York’s Blue Badge holders' views on potential new parking in York city centre.
Executive consider council's role at York Central
The council’s continued role in unlocking a new generation of jobs, homes and cultural facilities in the York Central site will be considered by the Executive next Thursday, 22 April.
Help shape York’s new community woodland
City of York Council is seeking the views of residents and local organisations on its plans to create an extensive community woodland area.
Pay on Exit introduced in Marygate and Coppergate
From this week, Marygate and Coppergate Centre Car Parks (formally known as Piccadilly) now offer new ‘pay on exit’ car parking.
Update on payments of restart grants
Restart Grants will be paid into eligible non-essential retail, hospitality, accommodation and leisure business bank accounts next week, following Government rules on fraud checks.
Council responds to national announcement
City of York Council has welcomed the announcement from the Prime Minister today, 5 April, that from 12 April the country can move to the next stage of the roadmap and continue to safely reopen.