A woman has been ordered to pay more than £1,000 after failing to clear up dog faeces from her back garden.
Lincoln is ‘Passing GO’ and getting its very own official MONOPOLY board.
Patrick Vaughan is now the 807th Mayor of Lincoln. He was sworn into office at a ceremony held yesterday at the Guildhall, taking over from 2012-13 Mayor Karen Lee.
Plans to bring in charges for green waste collections have taken a step closer to being introduced after they were approved by councillors last night.
Work is in the final stages on a new £1.2m cemetery that could meet Lincoln’s burial needs for the next 50-years.
Vital works are set to be carried out on Newport Arch this summer to help secure the future of the iconic landmark.
Following on from the success of the recent Lucy Tower Hour, the leader of the City of Lincoln Council is preparing to answer your online questions for a second time.
Plans to charge for green waste collections will go before councillors on Monday, May 13.
Five new council houses have taken a step closer to being built after being granted conditional planning permission.
A celebration of engineering’s key role in Lincoln’s past, present and future will be the focus of a major event in the city planned for the Spring Bank Holiday weekend.
Recycling has become a keen part of daily life for the residents of Lincoln with many taking their brown bin duties very seriously.
If you have ever wanted to play your part in how the City Council is run, then now could be your chance.
A simple, yet potentially life-saving, new scheme is being rolled out to help Lincoln’s most vulnerable residents.
A rare sighting of an adder has been confirmed in the Swanholme Lakes area on the outskirts of the city.
Major changes are being drawn up for how landowners and developers contribute to infrastructure improvements such as Lincoln’s Eastern Bypass.
Final funding has been approved for new temporary accommodation and treatment centre for the city’s rough sleepers.
Thornbridge car park will reopen for use on Wednesday 24 April.
A bid to bring communities together and make Lincoln a better place for everyone to live in has been given the backing of city councillors.
A 50-year career dedicated to supporting tenants in Lincoln will come to an end for the City Council’s longest serving employee on Friday.
Thousands more young people in Lincolnshire are to benefit from the sporting legacy after Sport England announced an extra £24 million to expand and extend its successful Sportivate programme.
Three new parking tariffs have been launched to help encourage people into the city.
A helping hand is needed for a special 10k runner.
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Help is at hand to cover rent ahead of welfare changes
The unexpected cold weather last week has caused a delay to the essential works on Thornbridge Car Park.
Savings totalling nearly £1 million have been agreed by City of Lincoln Councillors.
A new information campaign is being launched in a bid to clean up Lincoln’s waste recycling.
Contractors will be at Lucy Tower Car Park this week ahead of its closure on Monday.
Lincoln’s cultural scene is poised to sparkle and create more unique opportunities for aspiring performers thanks to Lincoln BIG’s success in winning a superboost of £77,900.
The proposed Lincoln Skate Park is set for a new home.
Three Heron Watch weekends have been planned at Hartsholme Country Park to help people discover more about this distinctive bird.
Question session with Council’s Leader Ric Metcalfe on the Lucy Tower car park closure.
Eye catching new signs will help promote a calendar of events for visitors entering the city by one of its main access routes.
Don’t let the family go hopping mad this Easter - take them to get some egg-sercise at Hartsholme Country Park.
Lucy Tower car park will close later this month for the second phase of a £1.4 million maintenance programme, protecting its future for years to come.
Take a step through time at a history walk through Hartsholme Country Park.
A council tax increase of 1.9 per cent was approved by the City Council at its meeting on Tuesday 5 March.
Fans of the iconic VW Camper Van are promised a nostalgia-packed day out in Lincoln next month.
Lincoln’s footfall and empty shop rates have been affected by national shopping patterns, but the city is still managing to buck national trends.
Lincoln BIG has announced that £5,000 is still available to fund a project aimed at making Lincoln city centre safer and more welcoming for visitors and residents.
Applications are open for people wanting to have a FREE stall at this year’s Active Nation Lincoln 10k Road Race.
Don’t wing it when it comes to keeping the kids entertained this half term - take part in a free build a bird feeder event.
Keep your little ones occupied this half term with a crafty kite-making session at Hartsholme Country Park.
Finishing touches are being put to a £2.7m funding bid to carry out major restoration of an historic city park.
Students and jobseekers are being urged to make a date on Valentine’s Day that could set them on the way to a future career.
Residents are being reminded to get their bins out by 7am after earlier collections were scheduled to help deal with the city’s roadworks.
Boys and girls in and around Lincoln are invited to join a junior badminton session.
A popular Lincoln city centre car park will close for up to five weeks as essential maintenance works are carried out.
Would you like to share in a community allotment? Are you over 50?
We are currently experiencing problems with our phone system (Friday, February 1).
Read more about the council’s budget proposals for 2013-2018.
A six week consultation on the second part of the Draft Central Lincolnshire Core Strategy will run from January 30 until March 13, 2013.
The City of Lincoln Council has revealed plans to make £1 million of savings from its budget over the next 12 months.
Organisers are cooking up the final details ahead of this weekend’s Great Australian Breakfast.
Please read the FAQ’s to answer all of your questions about the budgets cuts.
The City of Lincoln Council refuse and recycling collections are currently taking place however the Landfill Site on Whisby Road is closed and the next open site is Gainsborough.
If you were inspired to volunteer by the Olympic Games Makers, then why not give some time to help a huge weekend of sport?
Do you want to learn more about our feathered friends whilst taking part in one of the world’s largest wildlife surveys?
You have heard of the Hotel Inspectors, now meet the Tenant Inspectors.
There is still time to have your say on the future of Lincoln.
A feast of sausages, bacon and eggs is set to be whipped up for the 22nd annual Great Australian Breakfast.
Designs have been revealed for the planned bridge replacement at Hartsholme Country Park.
Ladies in Lincoln are being encouraged to start the new year by joining a basketball coaching session.
If you have pledged to spend more time outdoors in the new year, why not kick off your resolution at Hartsholme Country Park?
Young dancers have battled it out to be crowned 2012’s Dance Factor champions - with Misstery eventually taking the trophy.
Put your best foot forward in 2013 by signing up to the 17th annual Active Nation 10k Road Race.
Get 2013 off to a green start by recycling your Christmas tree.
Find out when City Hall is open over the Christmas period.
First time buyers are being given a helping hand to get on to the property ladder after signing up to a £1 million council-run scheme.
Car owners who received parking tickets during the Christmas Market are being invited to appeal them.
A food vendor at the 2011 Lincoln Christmas Market has been ordered to pay £2,215 after admitting breaching hygiene regulations.
Five families from Lincoln have been given an early Christmas gift this year - keys to their new council homes.
Lincoln’s economy is set for a £25 million boost after the local council invested cash to create jobs, offer apprenticeships, improve tenant living conditions and build community projects.
Generous Christmas shoppers donated almost £1,500 to St Barnabas Hospice over the Christmas Market weekend.
Additional security measures are being installed at a number of vacant council-owned homes following a spate of burglaries.
Forget Diversity and Flawless - Dance Factor 6 is strictly where the talent is at.
Find out when your bins will be collected over the festive period.
A unique dance act will put a foot stomping spring in the step of the official opening of this year’s Lincoln Christmas Market.
Skaters are being invited to have their say on the latest design of the proposed Lincoln Skate Plaza.
Help is at hand at this year’s Christmas Market, with a new scheme to ensure families stick together.
The City of Lincoln Council has begun to lift water restrictions at a sheltered accommodation block in Lincoln.
Branch out your Christmas celebrations this year by taking part in a festive tree decorating day.
Yarborough Leisure Centre and Lincoln Castle Academy have been announced as the host venues for Lincolnshire’s Summer Sainsbury’s School Games next year.
Letters have been issued over the past week or so to City of Lincoln Council’s working age council tenants currently getting Housing Benefit to let them know about the forthcoming ‘bedroom tax’.
Issued on behalf of Lincolnshire Sports Partnership
People with mobility problems are being encouraged to try a new yoga class in Lincoln.
The University of Lincoln has been confirmed as the main sponsor of Lincoln’s 58th annual grand prix cycle race.
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