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Small grants make a big difference

11 February 2019

The Up Our Street small grant fund is now open for applications for 2019! It is called the Endowment Fund because every year we only spend the interest easned on the capital investment. This means...

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Railway Path December meeting

11 January 2019

Up Our Street hosted a public meeting on 13 December 2018 to bring together local residents, Sustrans and Bristol City Council to discuss concerns and plans for the Bristol to Bath Railway Path. The...

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Bristol Libraries  - new ideas created together

8 January 2019

Bristol City Council wants to know… have you got ideas or suggestions for your library and its building? Can you help make these ideas happen?  

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Festive times at Felix Road

19 December 2018

Pat, one of our Community Engagement Officers has been getting in a festive mood... "This year for the first time the Felix Road Adventure Playground teamed up with Up Our Street to organise a...

Looking after our parks and green spaces

7 December 2018

How can we ensure a brighter future for our Parks? Public parks are at the very heart of our communities, they act as ‘green lungs’ for our cities and define our sense of place.  Our parks and green...

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Temple Quarter: What's in it for me?

3 December 2018

It was standing room only at our Temple Quarter event last week. Over 80 local residents packed into the hall at Hannah More Primary to hear from a panel of guests. We heard from a range of different...

Your thoughts on CIL process

12 November 2018

Last year we supported Councillors to invite people to submit proposals for projects to spend Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) funds in Easton and Lawrence Hill. We held a public Community Space...

What’s happening at Stapleton Road Station?

9 November 2018

Anyone travelling near Stapleton Road train station since the beginning of this year will know there have been major works being undertaken by Network Rail. The work is all leading up to upgrading...

Changes to council enforcement services

7 November 2018

The last few years have seen a lot of change in how Bristol City Council delivers its services to residents. See below a statement issued this week about how the council plans to respond to resident...

Council tax - have your say

7 November 2018

Yesterday saw the launch of the “Balancing Bristol’s Budget 2019-20” consultation to gather the views of people living in Bristol on options for the level of Council Tax from April 2019. The...