Statement from the Mayor following death of Graham Longley
The Mayor of Southend-on-Sea, Cllr Kevin Robinson has issued a statement following the sad death of Graham Longley, a former leader and Mayor of Southend-on-Sea.
Statement on Southend City Festival
Statement from Southend City Festival organising partnership.
The LaunchPad nearing completion
Councillors have seen the great progress being made at The Launchpad, a project led and funded by the Council and South East Local Enterprise Partnership and is nearing completion.
Leader’s blog - 12 August 2022
In this weeks blog, Cllr George talks about a site visit to see the impressive progress of The LaunchPad – a council backed project that is key to economic recovery.
Council housing projects shortlisted for regional awards
Projects run by Southend-on-Sea City Council have been shortlisted in six categories of the Essex Housing Awards 2022.
Council issues BBQ safety warning as extreme heat hits the region
As extreme temperatures are expected across the region this weekend we are warning everyone about the dangers of barbeques and urging people to take personal responsibility.
New team to carry out minor road repairs at no cost to council
A new minor repairs team - whose aim will be find and repair potholes and minor road defects across the City - are about to hit the streets as part of our drive to improve the local road network.
Stay safe in the heat as Amber weather warning issued for rest of week
Residents and visitors are being asked to take sensible steps in the hot weather after an Amber weather warning for extreme heat was issued by the MET Office, valid from Thursday to Sunday.
Health clinics resume walk-in service for children
Parents and carers can once again take advantage of walk-in health clinics for children from September.
Join the Jam! Southend City Jam seeks volunteers
Southend City Jam, a celebration of street art coming to Southend-on-Sea in September is looking for energetic and outgoing volunteers to help the smooth running of the festival.