Wethersfield Airfield and housing asylum seekers
This page is to keep you updated on our latest statements and information relating to the Home Office’s plans to secure accommodation for asylum seekers at Wethersfield Airfield.
New Chairman and Vice-Chairman elected to Braintree District Council
Braintree District Council has announced Councillor Diana Garrod as its new Chairman for 2023-24 at its Annual General Meeting (AGM) last week (Thursday, 25 May 2023).
Town centre improvement works take crucial step forward
A contractor has been appointed to carry out improvement works to Halstead and Witham town centres which are due to start later this year.
New app unveiled to support county’s fight against climate change
Free app will provide practical and cost-effective ideas on how residents can reduce their carbon footprint.
Over 280 affordable homes delivered in the Braintree district between 2022-23
288 new affordable homes were completed during 2022-23 across the Braintree district, exceeding the council’s target of 250.
Businesses are invited to a breakfast briefing and networking event
“This is a great opportunity for businesses to gather information about upcoming grants and funding opportunities as well as learn more about initiatives in the pipeline."
Community meet up events for Ukrainian guests and sponsors a “prime example of the community support and spirit”
A free monthly community meet up event, run by Braintree District Council since June 2022, has continued to provide support for Ukrainian guests and sponsors in the Braintree district.
Statement on the Men’s Shed project in Great Yeldham
"We look forward to working positively and proactively with Great Yeldham Parish Council on bringing this matter to a positive conclusion."
Results for Braintree District elections 2023
Results for the Braintree District Local Elections 2023.
Council Tax letter statement
A statement regarding a recent Council Tax letter issued to some customers.