Residents will be kept fully informed of planned new waste collection system
A Council spokesperson thanked everyone for their feedback on the proposal to streamline our waste collection service across Mid and East Antrim with a new Triple Stack Bin system, which is subject to funding from the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA).
Noah’s 'superhero arm' wins Brian Cox Science Summer School competition
A Ballymena school boy’s idea for a prosthetic arm inspired by his favourite superhero, has scooped the Overall Winning Design title in Mid and East Antrim Borough Council’s ‘Activate Your Curiosity’ competition!
Larne and Ballymena groups recognised by the Queen for voluntary work
Two local groups have been congratulated by the Mayor of Mid and East Antrim after being named winners of the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.
Mayor praises work of Kells & Connor Pharmacy throughout pandemic
The Mayor of Mid and East Antrim Borough Council, Councillor Peter Johnston, recently awarded Kells & Connor Pharmacy with certificates of recognition for their tireless work throughout the coronavirus pandemic.
Independents’ Day the perfect way to #ShopLocal, #ShopSafe
Mid and East Antrim Mayor, Cllr Peter Johnston, is calling on shoppers to show their support for our local retailers as they join in the 2020 Retail NI Independents’ Day campaign on July 4.
MEA Summer Scheme goes virtual for 2020!
Join us on our social media channels from Monday 6 to Friday 10 July, for the first of our three-week Virtual MEA Summer Scheme!
Virtual Battle of the Somme commemoration to take place from Knockagh War Memorial
The bravery and sacrifice of all those who lost their lives during the Battle of the Somme will be remembered during a poignant service at Knockagh War Memorial this weekend.
Keep your dogs safe during hot weather spells
If it’s warm outside and you are going out in the car, think carefully about what you are going to do with your dog.
Plans progressing 'at pace' to reopen MEA's hospitality sector
Plans to re-open Mid and East Antrim’s hotels, restaurants, cafés and bars are progressing “at pace” according to the Mayor, Councillor Peter Johnston.
Deal in final stages for transfer of Wrightbus land to people of Ballymena
Mid and East Antrim Borough Council and the former Wrightbus owners are finalising a deal for the transfer of 40 acres of land to the people of Ballymena.
Residents encouraged to #ShopLocal, #ShopSafe in Mid and East Antrim
A newly established Town Centre Recovery Group is leading the way in ensuring a safe and sustainable return to normality for shops and businesses throughout Mid and East Antrim.
Council supports community with Rural Small Grants
Twelve small businesses across Mid and East Antrim have benefited from a pilot rural small grants scheme through DAERA’s Tackling Rural Poverty and Social Isolation (TRPSI) Programme.