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Reservoirs Are Out Of Bounds This Summer

Stay safe this summer and stay away from all reservoir sites across Rhondda Cynon Taf – swimming in these waters is dangerous and must be avoided at all times.

15 July 2022

Freedom of County Borough For Our Key Workers

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council is to confer the Freedom of the County Borough to all key workers in recognition of their selfless hard work and dedication throughout the COVID-19 global pandemic.

14 July 2022

Call for Candidate sites stage of Revised Local Development Plan

The Council is working towards revising the current Local Development Plan to cover the period 2022 to 2037 – and is now inviting the public to put forward land or buildings for inclusion within the revised Plan

14 July 2022

Aberdare Park Road Races

The Aberdare Park National Road Races return this weekend (July 16-17), once again attracting top riders from around the country as well as thousands of spectators over the two days.

14 July 2022

Empty Homes Grants Success in RCT

The Council is providing an update on the continued success of the programme of bringing empty homes in RCT back into use.

14 July 2022

Appointment of new Chief Executive Officer agreed by the Council

Following a unanimous recommendation from the Appointments Committee, the Council has agreed the appointment of Paul Mee as the permanent Chief Executive of the Local Authority, with effect from December 1, 2022

14 July 2022

Council update on Catherine Street Car Park in Pontypridd

Users of Catherine Street Car Park in Pontypridd will notice new signage being erected at the facility this week – but please be reminded that car parking charges will not resume until further notice

14 July 2022

New 3-16 school for Hawthorn is granted planning permission

Planning permission has now been granted to develop the Hawthorn High and Hawthorn Primary school site by 2024 – an important landmark to deliver new first-class, multi-million pound education facilities for staff and pupils

13 July 2022

Proposals for specialist care accommodation development in Gelli

Cabinet will consider plans to provide new specialist care accommodation for people with learning disabilities at the former Bronllwyn Care Home site in Gelli, as part of the wider modernisation of Council residential care provision

13 July 2022

Temporary changes to residential care home offer to be considered

Cabinet will consider short-term changes to meet current demand – including the temporary closure of Ystrad Fechan and opening a new provision at Parc Newydd to support hospital discharge

13 July 2022

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