Planning inspector upholds council's enforcement notices requiring unauthorised buildings to be demolished
A Government inspector has upheld notices issued by Chichester District Council calling for buildings that were constructed without planning permission to be demolished.
Chichester District Council is reminding people that the current round of public consultation on Chichester's Local Plan will close at 5pm on Friday 17 March.
A special community art exhibition, 'Our Landscape', will be on display this month with two viewing sessions in Chichester and Petworth as part of this year's Culture Spark programme.
Following the success of last year's Cross Market and More, Chichester District Council has announced that the market will return to Chichester city centre this year, with the first event taking place on Sunday 12 March.
Next month, we will be issuing the annual council tax bills to residents across the district. We know that for people on low incomes, paying council tax on top of the cost of living can be a struggle.
Chichester District Council is running a free event for district homeowners looking to save money by making their homes more energy efficient. The event will take place at Chichester College on 30 March 2023 from 6pm to 8.30pm.
Vulnerable people across the Chichester District are receiving better protection from scams thanks to the work of the Community Wardens who have been leading awareness sessions to help people spot the signs of scams.
You may remember, a couple of weeks ago, I mentioned that we were organising a laser extravaganza light show, which will be set to music, at the Chichester Canal Basin on Friday 17 and Saturday 18 February.
Residents, community groups, schools, parish councils, charities, businesses, landowners, and tenant farmers applied for a total of almost 8,000 subsidised trees from Chichester District Council as part of a scheme to increase tree planting across the district.