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North Yorkshire Now
The newsletter for North Yorkshire residents | September 2013

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  Have your say on... sexual health

The benefits of good sexual health can be seen throughout communities in the reduction of unplanned pregnancies and the prevention and control of infections. To improve sexual health and wellbeing, we and City of York Council are reviewing services and are urging members of the public, even those who have not used the services, to give their views.

  Jobs and careers

Search here for the latest job vacancies with the county council.

Young people can find advice about career opportunities at Real Start ...

  In the plans
  See the latest county council planning applications.
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  Stay up to date with roadworks around the county.
Check out the council's weather cameras around the county.

  What's on?
  See County Record Office events:
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Find out about events at libraries:
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  We want to hear what you have to say

We are consulting on proposals to help us meet the savings target required as a result of Government funding cuts. These include: social care eligibility and charges and bus service subsidies.
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  Could you join our band of foster carers?

North Yorkshire foster carers enjoyed their annual day out recently. Find out about becoming one of them at our information events.
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  Don't be trapped in debt by loan sharks

People are being urged to report loan sharks to help break their hold on vulnerable people.
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  Illegal parking near schools in spotlight

Action against illegal parking will take place this month to improve safety for children arriving at or leaving school.
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  Log on for free with libraries' wi-fi

Free wi-fi has been installed in county libraries to allow customers to use the internet on their own tablets, phones and laptops.
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  Catching up with the rangers

We look at recent work by our public rights of way team - and the volunteers that help them - to maintain and promote rights of way. Read more ...

  Students maintain high standards

North Yorkshire students received their GCSE and A-level results last month, maintaining the county's high standards.
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  Councillors' allowances published

Councillors' allowances, including expenses and details of attendance, for 2012/13 have been published.
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