Tag Archives: Flood Mitigation Fund

Return of £200k fund to tackle flooding

A successful scheme which offers Somerset communities a share of £200,000 to tackle flooding is back for a third year. Somerset County Council’s Flood Mitigation Fund has supported 60 projects over the past two years, reducing the flood risk to roads, properties, a school and a village hall. This year the scheme will again focus […]

Flood Mitigation Fund: Still time to apply for share of £200,000

Town and Parish Councils or community groups can still apply for part of a £200,000 fund to help communities be more resilient against the effects of flooding. The fund was announced in January as part of the County Council’s response to the serious flooding experienced this winter.  It is aimed at small scale community schemes […]

Flood Mitigation Fund opens

Town and Parish Councils or community groups can now apply for part of a £200,000 fund to help communities be more resilient against the effects of flooding. Following the success of last year’s Flood Mitigation Fund, Somerset County Council is pleased to announce that the scheme will be repeated this year. The fund was announced […]