Council opens £1m Discretionary Grant Scheme for applications
Wyre Forest District Council is now inviting applications from small and medium businesses for the Government-funded Discretionary Grant Scheme.
Partnership working to develop short-term residential accommodation
Plans to develop the temporary car park site in Bridge Street, Stourport-on-Severn into much needed short-term residential accommodation, have today been submitted
Green light for carbon cutting advisory panel
A new cross-party advisory panel to lead on Wyre Forest District Council’s green agenda was formed at Wednesday’s (20 May) Cabinet meeting.
Council to reintroduce parking charges
Council to reintroduce parking charges 22/05/2020Motorists will have to pay to park on council car parks in Wyre Forest from Monday 1 June.
Flood relief to protect homes and businesses
Flood relief to protect homes and businesses 21/05/2020Owners of homes and businesses flooded by storms earlier this year are being offered help to claim up to £5,000 to help protect their properties from future flooding.
Council calls on residents to give their views on measures set up to keep the district a safe, clean and green living environment
Council calls on residents to give their views on measures set up to keep the district a safe, clean and green living environment 19/05/2020Residents are being urged to have their say on extending measures that help keep the district a safe, clean and green living environment for a further three years.
Senior planning inspector appointed to examine development blueprint
The Government has appointed a senior planning inspector to hold a public examination of Wyre Forest District Council’s planning blueprint that will guide future development in the district over the next few years.
Council tax bills reduced for households most in need
Some of the poorest working age families in Wyre Forest are having their council tax bills reduced in a bid to help those struggling most as a result of Covid-19.
Leader of the Administration and Leader of the Opposition issue joint statement
The Leader of Wyre Forest District Council, Councillor Graham Ballinger, and the Leader of the Conservative Group, Councillor Marcus Hart, have agreed to issue a joint statement about a recent Facebook post by Councillor Fran Oborski.