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Brown bin with garden waste
From 1 April residents will need to have signed up for East Herts Council’s chargeable garden waste collection, if they wish to continue receiving collections of their brown bin.
Published 15th February 2021
A single lit candle on a black background
To mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD), East Herts will be holding a virtual service at 6.30pm on Thursday 28 January.
Published 19th January 2021
Brown bin with garden waste
East Herts Council’s proposed change to move to a chargeable garden waste collection was given the green light at last night’s Extraordinary Council meeting.
Published 14th January 2021
European Union flag with European Regional Fund text in black writing on a white background
East Herts has appointed Deyton Bell to provide support services for local businesses in the district after the council was awarded a £1.2 million European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) contract from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG).
Published 5th January 2021
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East Herts, along with the rest of Hertfordshire, has been placed be placed into new ‘Tier 4’ COVID-19 restrictions. The Government has taken this decision in response to a new, faster spreading variant of the virus which is creating a significant increase to case numbers across London and the South East.
Published 21st December 2020
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The annual publication of the Electoral Register for East Hertfordshire on 1 December reveals that there are currently 113,628 people registered to vote across the district – almost 3,000 more than on the previous revised register published in November 2019 and believed to be the highest ever figure for the area.
Published 9th December 2020
Artist impression of the living wall at Hartham Leisure Centre
East Herts Council’s planning submission for the expansion and renovation of Hartham Leisure Centre was unanimously approved at last night’s Development Management Committee.
Published 3rd December 2020
Buntingford town centre
East Herts District Council and North Herts District Council have joined forces to help people to shop safe, shop local with the ‘Reopening the High Street Safely Campaign to the Public’, funded by the European Regional Development Fund and Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government.
Published 25th November 2020