News

£120K makeover for Verulamium Park playground

The City Neighbourhoods Committee (CNC) has finalised an award of £120,400 forVerulamium at Play’s project to redesign and replace the playground in St Albans’ flagshippark.

Running track to be upgraded

Work to upgrade an ageing  running track at Westminster Lodge in St Albans is scheduled to being later this year.

New MyStAlbans online account launches

Residents can now sign up to the new MyStAlbans District Account and get access to lots of services delivered by St Albans City and District Council.

They can book and pay for services securely and report issues, via the online account that is personalised to them.

Revitalising the River Ver

An ambitious project to return the River Ver to its more natural state as it runs through the centre of St Albans has been launched. The plan will include significant enhancements to Verulamium Park and the water quality of its artificial lakes.

Highways programme approved

£40 million worth of highways schemes have been given the go ahead by Hertfordshire County Council.

During 2018/19 nearly £40 million will be spent delivering over 1,000 maintenance and improvement schemes across Hertfordshire’s 3,000 miles of road. 

Council supports fly tipping campaign

St Albans City and District Council is supporting a County wide campaign aimed at helping to reduce the number of fly tipping incidents across Hertfordshire.

The SCRAP campaign asks people to help prevent fly tipping by taking steps to ensure that their waste is disposed of correctly.

Action needed on verge damage

Verge damage caused by building works is a frequent issue raised by residents across the District.

Cllrs Salih Gaygusuz and Richard Curthoys raised a motion at Full Council to address this issue summarised as follows: