City leaders express 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
3 safe ways to vote in 6 May election
On Thursday 6 May 2021, residents of York will go to the polls to have their say on who represents the city as the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for York and North Yorkshire.
Join the conversation about Acomb Front Street’s future
Businesses, residents and visitors are being asked what they love and what they’d like to change about Acomb’s Front Street.
York marks International Transgender Day of Visibility
To mark International Transgender Day of Visibility (31 March), City of York Council will be flying the Trans Pride flag from the Mansion House to celebrate York’s transgender community.
Council updates businesses on the restart grant payments
Restart Grants will start being paid to York businesses from w/c 12th April after the government confirmed it would transfer money to local authorities after the Easter weekend.
How could we help residents recycle even more?
City of York Council would like to hear residents’ views on current waste collections and what the council can do to help people recycle even more.
Shielding lifts after 1 April as infection rates fall
Clinically extremely vulnerable people in York are being reassured that help is still to hand as, from Thursday 1 April shielding will stop, as virus infection rates continue to fall.
New free ‘room in roof’ insulation for eligible homeowners
A much-needed upgrade of insulation and improvements to York homes has been agreed to improve residents’ wellbeing and fuel bills and to meet our climate neutral ambitions.
Enjoy the Easter holiday safely
As schools break up for the two-week Easter break, families and residents across York are being encouraged to enjoy the holidays safely as the national restrictions change on Monday (29 March).
Grant support provided to more than 3,500 businesses
During the last quarter more than 3,500 companies received grant support from City of York Council.
Less than 100 days to EU Settlement Scheme deadline
With less than 100 days to the deadline for applying for EU Settlement Scheme, the Council is reiterating that local support is available for people who need it.