Llanharan Bypass – update on progress throughout 2020/21

The Council has provided an update on the progress made over the past 12 months towards delivering the future Llanharan Bypass – and the next major landmark will be a public engagement exercise this summer

04 March 2021

Review into current special school provision agreed by Cabinet

Cabinet Members have agreed for a detailed review of Rhondda Cynon Taf's special schools to be undertaken – with the intention of bringing forward future investment proposals to improve current provision and meet growing demand

04 March 2021

RCT Council is Supporting Food Waste Action Week

This Food Waste Action Week (1st-7th March) Rhondda Cynon Taf Council is asking residents to think before they buy their weekly food shops.

03 March 2021

Planning application submitted for the A465 Cynon Gateway North

The Council has submitted a planning application for the future A465 Cynon Gateway North (link road to A465) highways scheme – an important landmark following the Pre Application Consultation that took place during autumn 2020

02 March 2021

Further COVID-19 Community Vaccination Centres open in Rhondda Cynon Taf

RCT continues to support national roll-out of Covid-19 vaccine, and in partnership with Cwm Taf Morgannwg, is providing three Community Vaccination Centres at Llantrisant Leisure Centre, Rhondda Sports Centre and Cynon Valley Indoor Bowls

02 March 2021

Cardiff Capital Region City Deal five-year progress report

Cabinet has received a five-year update on the Cardiff Capital Region City Deal – outlining progress on the South Wales Metro and wider investment to help develop exciting projects such as the Porth Transport Hub and Zip World

01 March 2021

New Lease Of Life For Prominent Buildings

Three prominent buildings in Rhondda Cynon Taf are to be redeveloped and brought back into use in their respective communities, providing unique opportunities for local businesses.

01 March 2021

Planning permission granted for three exciting school investments

The Council is pleased to confirm that planning permission has been granted for its major school investment plans at Ffynnon Taf Primary, Cwmlai Primary and Ysgol Gyfun Rhydywaun – which can now all be progressed

01 March 2021

Cabinet Members to recommend 2021/22 Budget to Full Council

Cabinet will recommend a final Budget for 2021/22 to Full Council next month after Members agreed the draft strategy that was recently consulted upon – with one addition relating to the freezing of 3G pitch charges next year

26 February 2021

Welsh Government confirms Community Testing Programme to commence in Cwm Taf Morgannwg

The Welsh Government's Health Minister has today confirmed that a Community Testing Programme will commence across six areas of Rhondda Cynon Taf from Wednesday, March 3

24 February 2021