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A message from Councillor Hamida Ali, the leader of the council

Next week we will take an important and very welcome step forward out of national restrictions.

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New senior officer to lead Croydon housing improvements

Croydon has appointed an interim executive director for housing to co-ordinate widespread improvements to how council residents are listened to and looked after.

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Consultation on children’s centres proposal

Croydon Council has launched a consultation on its proposals for the future delivery model of children’s centres in the borough.

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Communities receive boost with return of local ward budgets

The community ward budget scheme is relaunching with each of Croydon’s 70 councillors being able to spend up to £2,000 on local projects, needs or priorities in their area.