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North Yorkshire Now
The newsletter for North Yorkshire residents | August 2015

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  Make sure you have your vote

Households across North Yorkshire will be receiving a form asking residents to check whether the information on the electoral register for those living at their address is correct. This is part of the annual voter registration canvass, which aims to identify any residents that are not registered and encourage them to register.
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  Jobs, careers and volunteering

Search here for the latest job vacancies with the county council.
Young people can find advice about career opportunities at Real Start ... Find out about volunteering opportunities with the council here...

  In the plans
  See the latest county council planning applications.
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  Roads, traffic & public notices

Stay up to date with roadworks and traffic regulation orders where you live.
Check out the council's weather cameras around the county.

  What's on

Find out about events at libraries:
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See details of lunchtime lectures at the County Record Office:
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  Community directory

Our community directory allows you to search online for a range of community information, including childcare, support, activities, clubs, organisations and groups.
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  Devolution: an opportunity to be grasped

The government's offer of devolution is an opportunity to be grasped for the county and wider Yorkshire, says our chief executive.

  Excellence in health and adult care

Staff who go the extra mile in North Yorkshire's adult social care and public health services have been publicly thanked.

  320,000 potholes repaired in 12 months

We have spent more than £10m to repair about 320,000 potholes as part of our drive to maintain and improve the county’s roads.

  Women urged to be clear on cancer

We're joining a national drive to make sure older women are aware of the on-going risks of developing breast cancer.

  Action to slash child road casualties

An initiative to cut casualties among the young on North Yorkshire's roads has been unveiled by county road safety experts.

  Research supports street light policy

The county council has welcomed new expert research that supports its policy on reducing street lighting.

  Praise for county's parish councils

Parish councils in North Yorkshire have been praised for their part in working with us to deliver services to residents.

  Are you ready to learn something new?

Do you want to learn new skills or improve your job prospects with study? Our autumn adult learning prospectuses are out now.

  Be a voice on countryside access

Are you interested in countryside access issues? North Yorkshire Local Access Forum is seeking new members.

  Share your views in our consultations

We are consulting the public on a range of issues, including bus subsidies, health and wellbeing and our autism strategy.
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