Council news

Lowestoft Archives to reopen with family event

Published 24 February 2020

Lowestoft Archives is preparing to welcome visitors again with a family event on Saturday 29 February, run in conjunction with Lowestoft Library.

New street lighting proposed to reduce the county’s carbon footprint

Published 18 February 2020

We're looking to reduce our carbon footprint by investing £9.8m in street lighting, if an LED street lighting replacement project is approved.

County Council approves budget to spend more on services for vulnerable residents

Published 14 February 2020

This includes investing £3million into Suffolk 2020 community project fund.

£500k committed to improve highways safety around Suffolk schools

Published 13 February 2020

A £500k cash boost, has been announced to refresh road markings and tackle broken or dirty signs around schools in Suffolk.

New rail link to Oxford for Suffolk and Norfolk

Published 13 February 2020

Local authorities in Suffolk and Norfolk are exploring how a new rail link to Oxford can benefit both counties.

Suffolk Highways waives fees for VE and VJ Day Commemoration events

Published 12 February 2020

In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe and Victory over Japan Days, Suffolk Highways will waive road closure application fees.

Opinion: A busy week for Suffolk Highways

Published 11 February 2020

Councillor Andrew Reid: I want to make a difference to my local community by providing effective and efficient local public services in Suffolk.

Do you know how much alcohol you are drinking?

Published 10 February 2020

Mandy, Barry, Billy and Trish are back with the Small Changes campaign, and this time they are focusing on how much alcohol is in the drinks we consume.

New website launched to promote apprenticeships in Suffolk

Published 7 February 2020

Suffolk County Council is celebrating Apprenticeship Week with the launch of a new website to support apprenticeship growth in the county.

Hope for better national coordination of offshore wind farm projects

Published 7 February 2020

Suffolk County Council and East Suffolk Council have been calling for improved national coordination of the offshore wind farm projects off the county’s coast.