Cabinet considers Council's Storm Dennis preparations and response

A report to Cabinet has outlined the Council's comprehensive and dedicated response to Storm Dennis, and Members have agreed 11 recommendations to further enhance preparedness for future extreme weather.

24 December 2020

Wattstown Tip landslip update – December 23

Following the landslip at Wattstown Tip and site inspections undertaken on Saturday, further inspections were carried out by the Council's consultants, together with the Coal Authority, on Tuesday, December 21

23 December 2020

Streetlighting and footway improvements at Ynysangharad War Memorial Park

Visitors to Ynysangharad War Memorial Park will notice a series of significant improvements being delivered from January 4 thanks to Valleys Regional Park funding – however, the work will cause some disruption to park users

23 December 2020

Yellow Weather Warning For RCT

The public is advised to remain alert and take extra care at this time, especially if travelling for an essential journey during the current Welsh Government restrictions.

22 December 2020

Significant flood alleviation scheme at Cwmbach to start in January

The Council will undertake two phases of significant flood alleviation work in Cwmbach which will get underway in early January 2021, to reduce the risk of flooding in the area around the A4059 at Canal Road

22 December 2020

Gas Road Car Park improvements to begin in early January

Residents are advised that improvement work will get underway within Gas Road Car Park in Pontypridd from early January 2021 – as part of the wider Llys Cadwyn development

22 December 2020

A4059 drainage improvements between Penywaun and Trecynon

The Council will begin a significant drainage improvement scheme on the A4059 between Penywaun and Trecynon from January 4 – requiring temporary traffic lights on this section of road to safely carry out the work

22 December 2020

Tylorstown Landslip – important progress in summer and autumn

The Council has provided an update on the significant progress made towards remediating the Tylorstown Landslip over recent months – including removal of the majority of slip material and returning the river to its former alignment

21 December 2020

Ynysangharad War Memorial Park secures significant funding

Ynysangharad War Memorial Park will undergo a significant improvement programme after the Council received confirmation that the Stage 2 application to The National Lottery Heritage Fund for the Heritage for Communities project is approved

21 December 2020

Greater Pontypridd 21st Century Schools Reorganisation Programme - Judicial Review Outcome

The Council is pleased that the Court of Appeal has found that the Council's decision, made in July 2019, in respect of the Greater Pontypridd 21st Century Schools Reorganisation Programme was taken lawfully following a legal challenge

21 December 2020