Moray Council has approved plans for Springfield Properties to build 2,500 new homes, two schools and Moray Sports Foundations’ new sports centre on the south side of Elgin in a long-term project worth half a billion pounds.
Published 7 November 2016
Moray councillors have agreed to accept tenders from Springfield Properties to provide a total of 51 new council houses.
Published 26 October 2016
Renovation work is underway to transform six vacant properties in Moray into high intensity rehabilitation units for older people.
Published 14 October 2016
Homeless people in Moray spent a total of 51,560 days in temporary accommodation last year – an increase of more than 3000 days on the previous year.
Published 15 September 2016
A group of dignitaries have been shown around the site of a new £6m affordable housing development in Elgin, the construction of which has been made possible through a strong partnership between Hanover (Scotland) Housing Association, Moray Council, the Scottish Government and Health and Social Care Moray.
Published 12 September 2016
Moray Council has contacted the owners of vacant or derelict buildings with a view to issuing compulsory purchase orders (CPOs) to those which have an adverse impact on their surroundings.
Published 7 September 2016
Construction has started on a new £2.5 million housing development in Moray for adults with complex care and support needs.
Published 26 August 2016
A family has been granted permanent planning permission for a previously unauthorised Gypsy/Traveller site in Moray.
Published 16 June 2016
An eight-week consultation has been launched by Moray Council on revised guidance to private developers on accessible housing for the elderly and disabled.
Published 6 May 2016
Moray Council’s housing support service has been praised in a report from the Care Inspectorate.
Published 27 April 2016
Councillors have approved a draft masterplan for a major new residential development on the southern edge of Elgin.
Published 20 April 2016
Proposals have been submitted to Moray Council for the first phase of a development which will eventually bring 1,500 new homes to Findrassie on the northern edge of Elgin.
Published 24 March 2016
A construction firm has handed over keys to 19 new homes to Moray Council, marking the completion of an 11-month £2.6 million affordable housing project.
Published 9 March 2016
Moray Council has dropped plans to put up council tax by 18 per cent after local authorities were told they could face sanctions if they did not agree to the Scottish Government's freeze.
Published 2 February 2016
Moray Council could become the first Scottish local authority to break the eight year council tax freeze.
Published 13 January 2016