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Business and licensing news
St Albans City and District Council has defended its stance on reopening St Albans Charter Market in a safe and socially distanced way.
Licenses allowing cafes, pubs and restaurants in St Albans District to make better use of outdoor space are to be fast-tracked to boost trade.
Businesses in St Albans District are urged to take part in an important survey about how they are coping with the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.
A second round of grants are to be awarded to small businesses in St Albans District that have missed out on Government funding for the Covid-19 emergency.
Eight applications for business grants to help with the impact of Covid-19 are being investigated for potential fraud.
Businesses in St Albans District are asked to take part in a survey about the impact of the Covid-19 emergency.
More than £1 million of grants are to be awarded to small businesses in St Albans District that have yet to receive Government funding for the Covid-19 emergency.
Some £14.5 million of grants has already been distributed to St Albans District businesses to help them through the Covid-19 public health emergency.
Hertfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has partnered with FSE CIC to develop the ‘Business Expansion Grant and SME Growth Loan Scheme’ to help accelerate local business growth.
A major effort will take place next year to shape an exciting new future for St Albans City Centre businesses within the Business Improvement District (BID).
Plans to make environmentally-friendly improvements to Rothamsted Park in Harpenden have been submitted for approval.
A man who allowed his van to be used by fly-tippers was ordered to pay almost £700 in fines and legal costs after he was prosecuted by St Albans City and District Council.
A taxi driver who refused to take a wheelchair user has had his licence to work in the St Albans District revoked.
Have your say on proposed guidelines for buskers before St Albans City and District Council’s public consultation on busking ends on Tuesday 12 June.
Visitors to the Christmas Market in St Albans injected almost £1 million into the rest of the local economy, a study has revealed.
St Albans City of Expertise has expanded the professional services network’s engineering membership by signing up Van Zyl & De Villiers Consulting Engineers.