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News published February 2019

  • Rotherham Interchange to reopen after £12 million refurbishment

    Rotherham Interchange to reopen after £12m refurbishment

    Published 28th February 2019

    Rotherham Interchange is set to reopen this Sunday 3 March, following a £12 million refurbishment scheme.

  • Council's Bigbelly bins eat more waste

    Council’s Bigbelly bins eat more waste

    Published 19th February 2019

    Rotherham Council has installed a set of solar powered litter bins that can swallow up to eight times more waste than a normal litter bin.

  • Councillor Deborah Fenwick-Green, PC Steve Robson, Sophie Clifton (Clifton Learning Partnership), Councillor Wendy Cooksey and PC Tracey Atkinson

    Residents reclaim the park they love on Valentine’s Day

    Published 15th February 2019

    Residents in Eastwood Village have been showing their local park some love this Valentine’s Day following an investment by Rotherham Council to make it feel safer.

  • The Town Hall in Rotherham

    Budget plans set to be agreed

    Published 6th February 2019

    Council leaders have responded to public feedback in bringing forward their budget proposals for the next two years – but are warning that financial pressures are set to continue.

  • Housing news

    Site-ready homes are or their way to Rotherham

    Published 4th February 2019

    A dozen site-ready bungalows will be making their way to Rotherham as part of an exciting new pilot project approved by Rotherham Council today.

  • Riverside Catering awarded Food for Life bronze award

    Riverside Catering cooks up a storm!

    Published 4th February 2019

    Rotherham Council’s Riverside Catering, which supplies meals across primary schools in Rotherham, Doncaster and Sheffield, has achieved Bronze Certification under the Food for Life Served Here award.