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

Disabled Facilities Grant supporting residents to remain independent

Help is available to elderly, vulnerable and disabled residents of Rhondda Cynon Taf to adapt their homes, and to provide specialist aids and equipment, to help keep them safe from injury and maintain their independence in their home.

24 February 2021

Innovative sustainable drainage work to be delivered at Mill Street

Flood alleviation work will start at Mill Street in Pontypridd, to install green features such as tree pits and rain gardens to tackle surface water in a sustainable way – while also improving the area's aesthetics and biodiversity

23 February 2021

Keep Recycling RCT

Thank you to RCT residents who are recycling more than ever during these unprecedented times.

23 February 2021

Flood alleviation work at Kingcraft Street in Mountain Ash

The Council will this week begin a flood alleviation scheme at Kingcraft Street in Mountain Ash, in order to upgrade the existing network and reduce the risk of flooding during periods of heavy rainfall

23 February 2021

School Grounds and Playgrounds Across RCT to be Smoke-Free From 1st March

New laws will soon come in to force to make more places in Wales and Rhondda Cynon Taf smoke-free.

23 February 2021

Amber Weather Warning For RCT

An AMBER Met Office weather warning of heavy rain affecting Rhondda Cynon Taf comes into effect from 6pm tonight (Friday, February 12) to 6pm Saturday, February 20.

19 February 2021

Proposed three-year Capital Programme and additional resources

Cabinet will consider proposals for a new capital programme which would invest £116m across Council services and infrastructure over the next three years – and includes additional one-off funding of £9.4m for targeted priorities in 2021/22

19 February 2021