Potential Grant Funding for Neighbourhood Community Projects

Clive English, Chairman of the Planning Committee reports that money has become available for community projects in parts of Maidstone as a result of the Community Infrastructure Levy, which requires Developers to contribute to the improvement of the area in which new development takes place.

The Council currently has funding available for Local Projects in High Street Ward, Fant Ward, Shepway North Ward Shepway South ward and Detling and Thurnham. Local Organisations can apply through the Website: https://www.maidstone.gov.uk/home/primary-services/planning-and-building/primary-areas/community-infrastructure-levy by 30th April, which provides application forms and supporting information. Alternatively please feel free to get in touch with Clive for further information: [email protected]