Local Pocket Parks Win Government Funding
A West Devon Community Interest Group has won £25,000 of Government funding to improve local community green space.
£4.3 Million for Community Housing Schemes
Two community housing schemes have today been agreed by West Devon Borough Council's Hub Committee.
Council Votes for Measures to Recycle More and Waste Less
Today Councillors at West Devon made the decision to go-ahead with a new service which shifts the emphasis away from waste disposal to recycling.
Helping you help the environment
The proposals being discussed this week are aimed at increasing the amount of waste that is recycled: more items will be collected for recycling from the kerbside, such as plastic pots, tubs, trays and printer cartridges, along with foil and cardboard drinks containers.
West Devon Welcomes New Leader
The annual meeting of the Council was held At Kilworthy Park this week. This is the yearly meeting at which the Mayor and the Leader are appointed.
A Credit to Our Community
Cllr Mike Davies, pays tribute to the extraordinary community spirit of this year's Mayoral Award Winners.
Let's Talk Town Centres
West Devon Borough Council is seeking your help with Town Benchmarking for Okehampton and Tavistock.
New Partnership Contract Signed, Sealed and Ready to Deliver Environmental Benefits
South Hams District and West Devon Borough Councils have now signed a contract with FCC Environment, to provide all waste, recycling collection and street and toilet cleaning services from the 1 April 2019.
New Website for Neighbourhood Planning Groups
South Hams and West Devon Councils have launched a new website for Neighbourhood Planning Groups, designed to be more user friendly and informative.
Councils Scoop National Award Win
We are thrilled to have won a Bronze award for Digital Transformation in recognition of the our agile working practices and the flexibility and resilience that this offers to keep services running in times of difficulty.