More than £20 million for small businesses, 96% of office-based staff able to work remotely within two days of lockdown, and a 20% rise in recycling were just some of the highlights shared by senior councillors regarding the work of the authority during the coronavirus.
A scheme run by Stafford Borough Council and Central England Co-op has delivered around 300 food parcels to residents.
Senior councillors in Stafford will be giving an update on the local authority’s response to the Covid-19 crisis at a meeting today (5 May 2020).
The garden waste collection service in Stafford Borough has resumed.
The burial grounds at the crematorium in Stafford have been reopened following a change in the law.
Support is still available to anyone affected by domestic abuse across Stafford Borough during the Coronavirus lockdown.
The garden waste collection service in Stafford Borough will resume from next week (27 April.)
Elderly and vulnerable residents in Stafford have spoken of their relief at receiving food parcels and provisions as part of the borough’s community hub operation.
A scheme aimed at getting vital food and essentials to residents, who are self-isolating but do not have anyone to help them, has now helped 107 people.
A senior councillor has praised businesses in Stafford Borough for supporting new rules during the coronavirus lockdown.