More of York’s city centre will be pedestrianised and footstreet hours extended until 8pm, as the council provides the space for businesses to operate safely.
In line with the easing of government restrictions from 4 July, York Register Office will reopen for weddings and civil partnerships and the Crematorium will welcome more people from this weekend.
Play areas across York will start to re-open from Wednesday 8 July, following their closure during the Coronavirus pandemic.
With more businesses opening this weekend city leaders are asking people to stay safe whilst enjoying themselves this weekend.
To help pubs and bars reopen safely from 4 July and promote responsible drinking, the council is providing licensees with detailed advice and resources while lobbying Government for greater clarity.
City of York Council’s extended small and micro business grant scheme is on course to deliver another £2.2m to York businesses which fell through the cracks of government support packages.
York is preparing to offer a safe refuge to up to 90 asylum seekers affected by movement restrictions due to Covid-19.
Plans are in place for financial support to continue for those businesses and residents who pay council fees or rents.
Tuesday 30th June marked one year until the deadline for applications to the EU Settlement Scheme.
City of York Council will open its unaudited accounts for public inspection from Wednesday 1 July to Tuesday 11th August.