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A ground-breaking ceremony took place in Newtyle today (Mon 20 May) signalling a start to the construction of the first new Council homes in the Angus village for several decades.
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Published on Monday 20 May 2019
Angus is among the winners of the second call for WiFi4EU, which means we will receive a 15,000 euro voucher to install free Wi-Fi in public spaces.
Published on Friday 17 May 2019
Residents in Angus are setting an example for others to follow when it comes to recycling, the Council’s Communities Convener, Cllr Mark Salmond said today.
Published on Thursday 16 May 2019
Bringing people and together and pooling the best of resources and to build stronger communities is the aim of the Community Resilience – Project Angus roadshow.
Published on Wednesday 15 May 2019
Join the Tayside Biodiversity Partnership in Kirriemuir as they survey the skies for Scottish swifts returning home.
Published on Thursday 9 May 2019
Feedback on a short survey which opened today (Wednesday 8 May) will help to inform the development of cash payment options for off-street parking charges in Angus.
Published on Wednesday 8 May 2019
Do you have any ideas or suggestions on what could be done to make travel safer where you live and to encourage active travel in your area through cycling and walking?
Published on Tuesday 7 May 2019
Recycling centres in Angus will once again focus on recycling, a week on from the suspension of strike action and a resumption of scheduled waste collections.
Published on Wednesday 1 May 2019
Five-weeks of roads maintenance and improvements starts in Angus on Monday 7 May.
Published on Wednesday 1 May 2019
All seven Angus recycling centres are open this weekend and will be operating normal hours.
Published on Friday 26 April 2019
A joint anti-bullying campaign with Angus Council, NSPCC Scotland and respectme was launched yesterday (Thursday 25 April) at Montrose Football Club.  
Published on Friday 26 April 2019
Angus Council and Unite the Union have reached an agreement today (25 April) to bring an immediate suspension to industrial action.
Published on Thursday 25 April 2019
A new-build early learning and childcare centre for up to 205 children has been approved for Pitskelly Park, Barry Road in Carnoustie.  
Published on Wednesday 25 April 2019
Time restrictions for parking in Angus Council’s short stay car parks are set to double from two to four hours as part of a response to feedback from service users.
Published on Thursday 25 April 2019
The creation of a £14.1 million shared campus for two Arbroath primary schools reached new heights at a topping out ceremony today.
Published on Wednesday 24 April 2019
Congratulations to The Zinc House at Monikie winner of the Angus Design Awards Building of the Decade.
Published on Wednesday 24 April 2019
All seven recycling centres are open this weekend and operating normal hours. Please be aware all centres are extremely busy as a result of ongoing strike action by Unite the Union and its members.
Published on Friday 19 April 2019
Efforts will be made throughout next week to ensure that households that have had their bins missed on successive weeks since strike action began will receive a purple bin uplift.
Published on Friday 19 April 2019
Households that have not received any bin collections since Unite the Union and its members began industrial action in protest against changes in shift patterns, will be prioritised next week.
Published on Thursday 18 April 2019
Households in Angus that are signed up to the garden waste collection service will receive a one month extension to their current subscription as a result of ongoing industrial action.
Published on Monday 15 April 2019
The Notice of Election for the European Parliamentary Election Thursday 23 May 2019 has now been published.
Published on Monday 15 April 2019
All seven of Angus’ recycling centres are open during the current period of industrial action, but please be aware that the strike action will mean that all centres are likely to be much busier than usual, particularly during weekends.
Published on Friday 12 April 2019
Carnoustie community projects are set to benefit from a £100,000 windfall from The Open Legacy Fund.
Published on Friday 12 April 2019
Congratulations to the new MSYPs elected to represent Angus North and Angus South following the Scottish Youth Parliament National Elections.
Published on Wednesday 10 April 2019
Angus Council has now received written confirmation of the official dates that Unite has identified for strike action by our refuse collection staff. They are as follows: Monday 8 April to Friday 12 April.
Published on Thursday 28 March 2019
Trade Union Unite has publicised the dates when it intends its members will undertake industrial action in Angus.
Published on Wednesday 27 March 2019
Scam Free Angus is holding a Financial Harm Pop Up Event at Links Health Centre, Marine Avenue, Montrose, DD10 8TR on Thursday, 21 March.
Published on Tuesday 19 March 2019
A free gull egg and nest removal service is once again being made available to the owners or tenants of residential properties affected by
Published on Monday 18 March 2019
How would you make Arbroath a more accessible, active town, with improved travel routes for pedestrians, cyclists and drivers...a town that provides a better environment for its community and visitors?
Published on Tuesday 12 March 2019