Latest News from Cardiff Council

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16/12/22 – Cardiff residents urged to take part in budget consultation

Cardiff residents are being asked for their views on possible changes to council services following the news that the local authority will still need to find £23.5m to balance the books in 2023/24, despite receiving a better-than-expected 9% increase in funding from Welsh Government.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/30514.html

 

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16/12/22 – A guide to the Council’s 2023/24 Budget

What’s a budget gap? Why is the Council Facing a Budget Gap? How we propose to close the Gap

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/30508.html

 

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16/12/22 – Two new visitor attractions proposed for Cardiff Bay

Proposals for two new visitor attractions aimed at further enhancing Cardiff Bay as a leading UK destination for leisure, culture and tourism have been discussed by Cardiff Council’s Cabinet yesterday (December 15th)

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/30512.html

 

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16/12/22 – Cardiff’s clean air improvements benefit everyone

The latest study into air pollution in Cardiff shows that residents enjoyed cleaner air across the city throughout 2021 when compared with pre-pandemic figures in 2019, a new report has revealed.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/30510.html

 

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16/12/22 – Climate change priorities set out as Cardiff Council cuts carbon emissions by 13%

Cardiff Council has cut its direct carbon emissions by 13% since 2019/20 according to a review of its One Planet Cardiff response to the climate emergency, which sets out its updated priorities for action.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/30503.html

 

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15/12/22 – Council and partners welcome Race Equality Taskforce report

An ambitious and wide-ranging programme of actions designed to address racial discrimination and promote race equality in Cardiff has been welcomed by Cardiff Council’s Cabinet as it monitors progress made since the Race Equality Taskforce was set up in the city.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/30500.html

 

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15/12/22 – Cardiff Council approves offer in principle from Academy Music Group to safeguard St David’s Hall

An offer from the Academy Music Group Limited (AMG) to take over the running of St David’s Hall as the National Concert Hall of Wales, via a long-term lease has been approved in principle by Cardiff Council Cabinet.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/30499.html

 

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13/12/22 – New vehicle to salt segregated cycleways hits the streets of Cardiff

Cardiff Council has a new vehicle operating in its winter maintenance fleet helping to keep the city’s strategic cycle network safe to use during the cold snap.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/30481.html

 

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13/12/22 – Innovative Insulation Pilot Supports One Planet Cardiff Vision

The installation of an innovative insulation system that aims to improve the thermal efficiency of buildings is reaching completion in the east of the city.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/30477.html

 

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13/12/22 – Big improvements to a small green space

People living in Cathays will soon be enjoying some big improvements to a small green space at the heart of the community.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/30474.html

 

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13/12/22 – Gold Standard Energy-Efficient New Homes Ready For Christmas

Residents of a new council housing development in the north of the city are settling into their super energy-efficient, low carbon new homes in time for Christmas.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/30472.html

 

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12/12/22 – Roath Park Dam improvement works plan revealed

Plans to improve Roath Park Dam by replacing the existing spillway, which is the waterfall beside the café, with a new wider and deeper spillway and adding a flood wall along the promenade have been published.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/30468.html