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Council tax is frozen for the eighth year

Havant Borough Council (HBC) is freezing council tax for the eighth consecutive year. The council has achieved financial sustainability without significant service reduction, despite the continuing fall in central government grants. HBC has been...

Flying the flag for our LGBT community

For the first time, the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) flag will fly outside Havant Borough Council (HBC). February is LGBT History Month and HBC will be celebrating the diversity of their community by flying the flag on Friday 24...

What matters to the community, matters to us

More than £13,700 has been spent on community projects by councillors at Havant Borough Council (HBC). The Community Grant Scheme has benefitted 32 voluntary and not-for-profit organisations with funding since being set up in October. Among those...

Councillor assigned new infrastructure role for borough

To ensure key infrastructure is delivered alongside new homes Havant Borough Council (HBC) has established a councillor role dedicated to this task. Councillor Tim Pike is now the Cabinet Lead for Strategic Innovation, Infrastructure and Projects...

Residents invited to a master planning design workshop for development proposals between Warblington, Denvilles & Emsworth

Havant Borough Council is eager for local residents to contribute towards master planning for development proposals for land between Warblington, Denvilles and Emsworth. An online questionnaire - available now - and a series of design workshops in...

Re-signing of the Havant Community Covenant

An event to celebrate the updating and re-signing of Havant’s Community Covenant is to be held next week. The Community Covenant ensures the Armed Forces are duly recognised and they are not unjustly disadvantaged when readjusting and living within...

Havant Borough Council to host Holocaust Memorial Day Service

Residents are invited to remember the thousands of men, women and children who were lost during the Holocaust and subsequent genocides at an event run by Havant Borough Council. The Mayor of Havant, councillors and other community representatives...

Cosy HBC brings a warm feeling to the borough

A total of £1.2m of funding has been spent to warm the homes of more than 300 residents in time for winter. Energy-saving home improvements have taken place in households throughout the borough with Havant Borough Council’s (HBC) Cosy scheme.  The...

Christmas opening hours

Havant Borough Council will be open during the festive season, closing only on the bank holidays and weekends. Anyone wishing to contact Havant Borough Council can do so via telephone, email or by visiting The Plaza in person, where staff will be on...

Make the most of free parking

With Christmas fast approaching there are still two Saturdays to make the most of Havant Borough Council’s parking offer to buy-one-get-one-free parking. Motorists who buy a one hour parking ticket in any HBC car park will be entitled to a second...

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