Former KCC Leader Paul Carter knighted by the Queen

The former leader of Kent County Council is among those recognised by the Queen for their contribution to the community. Paul Carter was Leader of Kent County Council (KCC), England’s largest local authority, for 14 years. He was one of the longest serving leaders nationally. Leader of Kent County Council, Roger Gough, said: “I am…

Kent Travel Saver update

Now that the Government has issued advice regarding return to school, KCC has agreed how best to compensate those who purchased the Kent Travel Saver, but have not been able to use the pass whilst schools have been closed. For those customers paying either by monthly direct debits or in full at the start of…

Works to be carried out on George Park in Margate

Kent County Council will be undertaking works to George Park to help reduce the risk of surface water flooding to the local area. The park will be landscaped to store surface water collected from the surrounding roads. The water will be collected in ponds and swales, known as attenuation areas, where it will slowly filter…

Temporary bridge to be installed at Faversham Creek

Plans to have a temporary bridge in place across Faversham Creek have been delayed. KCC was hoping to have a bridge installed this week, however, further inspections have identified that the temporary bridge should not be placed on the existing abutments. Work to prepare for and install an increased span temporary bridge remains ongoing and…