Reuse before you recycle this Christmas

Residents are being urged to consider reusing before recycling items this Christmas. Kent County Council (KCC) will be using its social media channels in the period before and after Christmas to promote ways of reuse and recycling. District and borough councils are responsible for collecting your waste from your home and transporting it to KCC’s…

Exciting opportunity to put nature first with Kent Nature Partnership

An exciting opportunity has arisen to chair the Kent Nature Partnership. Established in 2012, the partnership leads collaborative work within the county to deliver the recovery of nature and ensure Kent’s landscape thrives with wildlife and plants. The partnership also looks to provide a natural environment that inspires engagement, underpins our economy and provides solutions…

COVID forces full council meeting changes

The format of Kent County Council’s (KCC) full council meeting on Thursday 16 December has been revised to limit the potential spread of COVID-19. KCC’s political groups have agreed there will be a reduced agenda at the next bi-monthly meeting and, while the election of a new Chair and Deputy Chair will go ahead, the…