In the News: Development contract awarded for East Square cinema and restaurants scheme
12 March 2019 - The development of a 10 screen cinema and six new restaurants in Basildon's East Square has reached another significant milestone after Simons Group were awarded the build contract.
11 March 2019 - The Strategic Planning and Infrastructure Committee has agreed to formally object to a number of key issues arising from the Brentwood Borough Council Publication Local Plan.
11 March 2019 - A woman who pleaded guilty to dumping a sofa at the back of her own home has been fined.
11 March 2019 - The Basildon Borough Local Plan will be submitted to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government by the end of this month after more than 5,000 representations were received.
In the News: Construction students get a taste of the industry at Sempra Homes site
07 March 2019 - Construction students from The Billericay School spent Tuesday morning with contractors on site learning about the industry.
06 March 2019 - A landlord has been convicted of three offences relating to his failure to comply with fire safety requirements in a privately rented property.
In the News: Last chance for businesses to register for Meet the Leader event
05 March 2019 - Businesses have just one week left to sign up for their chance to learn more about projects to boost the borough direct from the Leader of Basildon Council.
04 March 2019 - Essex County Council is pleased to announce the launch of a 4 week public consultation on a range of proposals to improve the highway and public realm within the Basildon Town Centre.
01 March 2019 - Basildon Borough Twinning Association (BBTA) will receive increased funding to build on its existing international relationships and develop growth opportunities for the business sector.
In the News: 70 Basildon Heroes to celebrate 70th anniversary of the New Town
01 March 2019 - As part of Basildon New Town's 70th anniversary, Basildon Council and Eastgate Shopping Centre are celebrating 70 years with 70 Basildon Heroes - and we need your nominations.