Council and democracy news
Published: Wednesday 26th February 2014
Frontline services will be protected as ‘as far as possible,’ resources will be targeted to help those most in need and communities will be encouraged to do more for themselves.
Published: Friday 25th October 2013
Monday 28th October sees the start of Rotherham Council’s consultation into possible ways to make the budget balance over the next two years.
Published: Friday 17th May 2013
The results of the Rawmarsh by election, held on Thursday May 17, have been announced.
Published: Wednesday 15th May 2013
Rotherham's new Mayor for 2013-14 will be installed at the annual meeting of the Council at Rotherham Town Hall on Friday, May 17.
Published: Friday 19th April 2013
Three well-known local characters are set to become Honorary Freemen of Rotherham.
Published: Monday 14th January 2013
Rotherham residents now have the opportunity to comment on changes made to the central document in the borough's development blueprint for the future.
Published: Monday 15th October 2012
Young People across Rotherham will be finding out more about how to get involved in the local communities next week as the borough marks Local Democracy Week.
Published: Wednesday 30th May 2012
Rotherham will be celebrating the nation’s armed forces this June with a day of pomp and pageantry.
Published: Tuesday 10th April 2012
Rotherham Borough Council has upped its council tax collection rate for the third year running!
Published: Thursday 29th March 2012
With a month to go before the May elections, Tuesday April 3 is Register to Vote day.
Published: Wednesday 29th February 2012
The Council's corporate plan was published in 2010 and provides a clear statement of the 29 key outcomes we aim to achieve as a Council. These priorities reflect the things members, partners and customers think are important.
Published: Thursday 23rd June 2011
Rotherham's Mayor is honouring his fellow magistrates this weekend as part of a special event to celebrate the 650th anniversary of the creation of the role of magistrate.
Published: Wednesday 15th June 2011
The contribution made by Rotherham's military personnel - both serving or retired - will be celebrated next week when the Armed Forces Day flag is raised over Rotherham Town Hall.
Published: Thursday 10th March 2011
Figures published by the Office of National Statistics recently show that there are 192,921 people registered to vote in Rotherham.
Published: Monday 6th September 2010
Existing and new community groups in the Maltby area are reminded that a series of workshops are being held for their benefit over the next few months.
Published: Friday 8th January 2010
Proposals for a change in the Council's governance arrangements are moving forward.
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