Category: News

Statutory Meeting

At this evenings statutory meeting of Castletown Town Commissioners, Richard McAleer was elected to serve as Chairman for the 2019/20 administrative year, with David Parnell being re-elected as Vice Chairman…
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Planning Application at Town Hall

Castletown Town Commissioners have submitted a planning application to establish the feasibility of creating an elevated stage area above the entrance to the Town Hall. This project has been developed following the pledge of private sponsorship to support cultural performances in Castletown. Details of the application will be available through the IOM Gov planning portal…
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2019 AGM

Please note that the Statutory Board Meeting will be held in the Civic Centre Board Room on Tuesday 7th May 2018 commencing at 6.45pm. Yours faithfully   Town Clerk A G E N D A   Appointment of Chairman for the ensuing year. Appointment of Vice-Chairman for the ensuing year. Appointment of Committee Chairmen /…
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Market Square Statement

PRESS RELEASE Castletown Commissioners have been working in conjunction with the Department of Infrastructure Highways Division (DOI) on a long term parking and traffic management strategy for the town. The aim is to optimise the use of the off and on street parking spaces throughout the year for the economic and cultural benefit of the…
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Easter Refuse Collection

There will be no change of collection days over the Easter period…
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Fire Station Update

Old Fire Station Update  The Old Fire Station off Farrants Way remains in the ownership of the Department of Home Affairs however transfer to the town is at an advanced stage following delays in the conveyancing process.   On 6th June 2018 an advert was placed in the local press seeking expressions of interest for…
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Refuse Collections

Please note that with effect from 1st April 2019, refuse collection services in Castletown will be fulfilled by Jones Services Ltd. Jones Services Ltd have been undertaking refuse collection services in the I.O.M since 1982 and currently undertake street sweeping on behalf of Castletown Town Commissioners.   For residents on Facebook, you may wish to…
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Architectural Services – Poulsom Park

Expressions of Interest Architectural Services – Poulsom Park Castletown Town Commissioners are seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced architects to develop plans for the replacement of children’s play facilities in Poulsom Park. Early discussion has been held with with local charity and recognised play experts “Isle of Play” (www.isleofplay.im) and the Commissioners are now…
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Commissioners invite comment on proposed changes to Off Street parking provision.

Commissioners invite comment on proposed changes to Off Street parking provision. Due to increased demand for long stay car parking Castletown Town Commissioners are considering changing the way that chargeable off-street parking is provided in the towns off-street car parks through the amendments to the current Castletown (Off-Street) (Parking Place) Order. Central to these proposals…
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Rates Statement

Castletown Town Commissioners have announced a reduction in the Town Rate of 50p in the Pound, bringing rates to 291p in the pound. The reduction in the Town Rate is to be offset by the introduction of fixed refuse charge for domestic properties which will initially be set at £135. This will see the average…
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