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Local Democracy Week RCT – Shaping The Future

As part of Local Democracy Week, Rhondda Cynon Taf Council is launching a number of events and promotional activities all designed to showcase the political process within RCT.

12 October 2021

Council makes Real Living Wage commitment for all care workers

Cabinet has agreed for the Council to ensure all of its contracted adult independent social care workers, as well as all direct payment recipients, will be paid at least the Real Living Wage by December this year

08 October 2021

Major new 21st Century Schools proposals will now be developed

Cabinet has supported initial plans to utilise new £85m funding from Welsh Government's 21st Century Schools and Colleges Programme – so projects in Llanharry, Cymer, Glyn-coch, Penrhys, Llantwit Fardre and Talbot Green, along with a new...

07 October 2021

Additional £1.5m funding for road maintenance agreed by Cabinet

Cabinet has agreed additional funding of £1.5m to support the maintenance of the road network – including 48 new resurfacing schemes, over and above the funding already earmarked in the Highways Capital Programme

07 October 2021

Communities affected by overnight flooding

A number of properties in Rhondda Cynon Taf - in areas including Trehafod, Cilfynydd, Tonyrefail and Rhydyfelin - have been affected by flooding overnight

05 October 2021

Plans For Penrhiwceiber War Memorial

Plans are underway to restore the Penrhiwceiber War Memorial to its former glory as part of the Council's ongoing commitment to its Armed Forces community.

04 October 2021

Support For Our Armed Forces Community

The Council's Armed Forces Veterans Service is there to offer help and support to those who need it. It also helps bring people together, establish new friendships and help grow the Armed Forces community.

04 October 2021

Consulting on £12.5m Welsh Medium primary school in Rhydyfelin

The Council is consulting residents on its plans for a new £12.5m Welsh Medium primary school in Rhydyfelin, to inform its final planning application – and will host a public event next week as part of the engagement exercise

01 October 2021

Active Travel consultation extension and face-to-face meetings

The Active Travel consultation has now been extended until November 22. Residents can also book face-to-face meetings with Officers to discuss the Council's future plans for local walking and cycling provision

01 October 2021

Transformation Of Former Town Hall

One of the most prominent buildings in Mountain Ash town centre, the former town hall, has had a makeover, making it fit for purpose in the 21st Century.

30 September 2021

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