Raising the Commonwealth flag
The Commonwealth Flag was raised over Sunderland Civic Centre to mark Commonwealth Day.
£13,000 bill for dishonest claim
Judge orders resident to pay £13,000 because of dishonest claim.
Budget meeting and vote
Next year's budget has been debated and backed in the council chamber.
Work to clear Alex Smiles site reaches the half way stage
Work to clear the former Alex Smiles has reached the half way stage, with more than 10,000 tonnes of waste removed so far.
History made as Black Cats stars mark opening of new Football Hubs
A star-studded line-up of Sunderland players, old and new, joined in the celebrations on Tuesday (18 February 2020), as the city's multi-million-pound sporting hubs were officially opened.
Highways survey: Moving in right direction
Survey suggests highways and transport satisfaction is better than average.
Town Park Update
Work to restore Sunderland Minster and the park to the south of it has hit the halfway mark and is on track to be completed by May.
City Council budget and Council Tax
Council Tax increase tabled for budget.
Work progressing well on former Alex Smiles waste site
Work is progressing well on clearing the former Alex Smiles waste site, with almost a third of the waste removed so far.
Work begins to clean up abandoned waste site
Works to transform an abandoned waste site into use as a key manufacturing site have successfully begun.