Children designing their dream streets for Car Free Day
Children from Brighton & Hove have been designing their ‘dream streets’ to celebrate this year’s Car Free Day.
Vaccines lead to drop in Covid cases
Vaccines are highly effective in preventing hospital admission and serious illness. Alistair Hill, Director of Public Health with Brighton & Hove City Council, asks everyone how has not started to get vaccinated to do so as soon as possible.
Setting out the future for School StreetsCouncillors are set to consider the next phase for delivering safe, active and sustainable travel for children in Brighton & Hove.
Invited to share our work on cutting carbon emissions
We were invited to give evidence to parliament’s Housing, Communities & Local Government committee on cutting toxic emissions and give our steer on local government’s role in the path to net zero this week.
Fantastic new all-electric refuse lorry launched
We’ve unveiled and launched our brand new all-electric refuse lorry – the first ever to be owned by a local authority in the South East.
New look and accessible Falmer Road path reopens to the publicA pathway linking Falmer and Woodingdean has reopened to the public following a major facelift.
Better access to council services
As government guidelines have started to relax, we’re making improvements to our customer services offer for residents including more consistent opening times for phonelines.
Applications for new digital and winter support community grant open
Applications for two new grants for community and voluntary sector organisations for supporting digital access and essential winter support are open now, funded through the Contain Outbreak Management Fund.
A bright future for electric vehicle charging in Brighton & Hove
Councillors will be given an update on the future of Electric Vehicle (EV) charging in Brighton & Hove next week, including some exciting new developments.
Second opportunity to get savings on solar panels
Homeowners can apply now to the second round of Solar Together Sussex scheme to get discounts on installation of high quality solar panels. The deadline to register is 28 September.