2017 press releases

New council homes for York

Cllr sam lisle and tom brittain web Published Friday, 24th February 2017

City of York Council has completed new council homes in York as part of a wider scheme to build over 70 much needed and affordable new homes in the city.

Layerthorpe/Ebacorum Way access road construction

Published Wednesday, 22nd February 2017

The council will be constructing an access road to the new Ebacorum Way development on Layerthorpe from Monday 27 February. The work is expected to take six weeks to complete, weather permitting.

‘Mystery shopping’ survey rates council’s Adult Social Care services as ‘excellent’

Published Tuesday, 21st February 2017

City of York Council’s frontline customer contact teams in adult social care have been rated as being ‘excellent’ overall by an independent survey.

York to trial revolutionary new traffic technology for the Department for Transport

Published Tuesday, 21st February 2017

York has been selected by the government’s Department for Transport (DfT) to trial new technology that could revolutionise the way we manage traffic flow and digital technology in vehicles in England.

The Lord Mayor and Pike Hills Golf Club to plan charity golf day

Published Monday, 20th February 2017

The Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress will be meeting with the Captain of Pike Hills Golf Club and event organisers, to discuss the forthcoming charity golf day at the club.

Bike recycling opportunity for groups to work with City of York Council and Yorwaste

Published Thursday, 16th February 2017

Every year around 18 tonnes of unused bikes are deposited at Hazel Court Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC) by York residents.

Jobseeker figures released

Published Wednesday, 15th February 2017

Figures released today by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have shown a 15.4 per cent fall in the number of people claiming Jobseekers Allowance in the past twelve months.

Could you help give York a big spring clean?

Published Tuesday, 14th February 2017

We all want to live in a clean and tidy York. So why not join community groups, businesses and individuals who are rolling up their sleeves ready for the first weekend in March?

Customers asked for their social care views

Published Friday, 10th February 2017

Adults receiving care and support from City of York Council will be asked for their views and experiences of the services as part of a nationwide survey throughout February and March.

Essential resurfacing – Campleshon Road

Published Thursday, 9th February 2017

The council will be carrying out essential resurfacing works on Campleshon Road on Monday 20 February.

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