Farm Lane – Bolnore, nr Haywards Heath, Mid Sussex £15,308.40 to improve
the drainage along the access road and reduce the risk of flooding to the
– Middleton on Sea, Arun £32,644 to carry out ditch and bank stabilisation
work as part of wider drainage work to reduce risk of flooding to local
– Middleton on Sea, Arun £2,000 to complete a previously funded
project and extend the bank stabilisation a further 10 meters to
enable better access for maintenance by the residence.
Quarter 4 - March 2018 performance
£500,000 was made available for community projects under the Operation Watershed “Active Communities Fund” in the financial year 2017/18
A total of 52 applications were approved grant funding and the funding pot was fully utilised in this financial year
Quarter 3 - December 2017 performance
Summary information on the projects that have been funded over the year can be located on the link below.
A committed funding pot of £500,000 is available for 2017/18 that community groups, volunteer groups and town and parish councils within West Sussex can apply for to fund projects they wish to deliver for themselves.
Applications have to demonstrate:
- How it addresses recognised flood issues
- If it has strong community support
- That it demonstrates value for money
- How it will realise benefits to your community
All applications need the support of the local, elected County Councillor. In particular communities are encouraged to come together and develop the network of local action groups.